Category Archives: Feng Shui

TIP: Home Improvements That Pay Off

September 13, 2011
By: cometrealty

Dian Hymer is a nationally syndicated real estate columnist, and author. The temptation is strong: Clean up the yard, declutter the house, and put it on the market without spending time and money sprucing the place up for sale. This is especially the case if you anticipate losing money on the sale. Some real estate agents recommend you do little if anything to get your home ready for sale. This could work if you price the listing to look like a bargain. However, most buyers…
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Hayley’s Feng Shui Tip: LUCKY DIRECTIONS

July 26, 2011
By: cometrealty

FIND YOUR LUCKY FENG SHUI DIRECTIONThis is the direction for you to sit FACING when you are making decisions, negotiating contracts, working on important projects, etc. Begin by finding your KUA number: FEMALES:  Add together the last two digits of the year you were born.  If the result is 10 or more, add the two digits together to reduce them to a single digit. Add 5. If this result is 10 or more, add them together again to reduce to a single number.  If your answer is…
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Hayley’s FENG SHUI TIP: Eyes of the Home

June 28, 2011
By: cometrealty

WINDOWS ARE THE EYES OF THE HOME We were out showing houses last summer and not only was I not quite prepared for this place, but my client wasn’t either! The windows were so filthy, you literally could not see through them. The only reason you can see through the one on the left is because the pane was missing!!!  In feng shui, the windows are called “the eyes of the home”. They are related to your ability to see clearly in life. Keeping your…
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Hayley’s FENG SHUI TIP: Clutter in the Kitchen

May 24, 2011
By: cometrealty

I am STILL working on clutter around my house. For some reason, just when I think I have it under control, it looks as if a bomb went off in my house. Does this happen to you too?  My friend Sara Caputo, the completely organized owner of Radiant Organizing out of Santa Barbara. has a most excellent blog (http://www.radiantorganizing.com/blog/). Twice a week she posts something incredibly useful. She said that the reason we have clutter is that we have poor decision making skills. I agree…
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Hayley’s FENG SHUI TIP: Clearing Clutter

April 26, 2011
By: cometrealty

It is not about having what we want, but wanting what we have. ~ Dalai Lama It’s everywhere! Paper stacks, old clothes that don’t fit or need mending, broken furniture or appliances, collectibles, inherited items, gifts we didn’t like then, and still don’t like now.  It accumulates little by little until it becomes overwhelming. Clutter affects your energy levels and general well being. It can weigh you down both physically and emotionally.  One of the most important aspects of clutter clearing is loving what you…
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Hayley’s FENG SHUI TIP: Assessment Quiz

March 29, 2011
By: cometrealty

Feng Shui is one-third common sense, one-third good design; the last third consists of ancient knowledge and traditions, enhancements and cures that may seem odd to us— but they work!? Feng Shui Personal Assessment Quiz Give serious thought to each of the following areas of your life.  Rate your responses on a scale of 1 through 10: 1 being a low score  5 being average 10 being highest.  There are no right or wrong answers and your score is for you alone. You will benefit…
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