Front door color and Feng Shui
In Feng Shui, the front door is considered chi mouth or overall energy. Through the front door receives home energy feed from Feng Shui. The quality of this energy determines the energy quality of your home. In classical Feng Shui, the most famous colors of the front door depend on the direction of the compass facing the door and the corresponding feng shui element.
For each direction Feng Shui – and its corresponding element – you can choose a harmonious color or color product (or production). The harmonious color is associated with the same element; for example, the eastern direction is wood, and the wood colors are green and brown. The color of the product depends on the elements that produce, support, or feed the control in a particular direction. The elements of the wood are connected to the water element and include black, blue and purple.
To determine the direction of the compass facing the front door, you can use a traditional magnetic compass, but it is easier to use the compass application on your smartphone: Open the compass application and place the bottom edge of the phone on the door while pressing the phone directly outside and level. The number shown in the class symbol is the exact direction the door faces. For example, 0 degrees north directly. 180 degrees south directly.
Use the Earhtones for your east facing door
The feng shui element in the east of the wood, so if your front door faces the east, with the compass direction of 67.5 than 112.5 degrees, the best options are the colors of the wood element:
If none of these colors work with the exterior of your home, you have additional options based on the productive cycle of the five Feng Shui elements. These are the colors of the water element:
Call prosperity with these southeast door colors
The direction of the south-eastern compass ranges from 112.5 to 157.5 degrees. The color options of the south-south front door are similar to those facing the east because they share the same feng shui element of wood and its harmonious colors:
Water and Earth elements also bring good energy in this area. In addition, the south-east trend is associated with money and water-fed energy. Therefore, the other auspicious colors of the doors facing the south-east are:
Very light yellow
Dirt / sandy colors
Add Fire with the Colors of the South Door
The south is the only direction with the feng shui elements of fire, so the best feng shui for the front door facing south (from 157.5 to 202.5 degrees compass direction) is of course red! The colors of other fire elements that work well are:
For other south facing door colors related to wood, try the following:
Love the color of your southwest door
The feng shui energy associated with the southwest door (202.5 to 247.5 degree compass direction) is maternal energy, as well as love and marriage energy. These relate to the elements of the earth and their colors.
Other soil / sand colors
The colors that nourish the earth and are related to fire are: