These two are the most undeniable words that have even been spoken and there aren’t a lot of people who will ever challenge the various points of Vastu Shastra.
Here is something in brief that you need to know about vastu – It is a traditional Hindu system of architecture which literally translates to “science of architecture.” These are texts found on the Indian subcontinent that describe principles of design, layout, measurements, ground preparation, space arrangement and spatial geometry.
Having briefly described what vastu this blog by Keys90 focuses on these points that need to be followed when adding a name plate to your house.
Materials for Making Name Plates
Depending on the location of the front door of the house you should select the material of the name plate.
- Wooden number plate is considered auspicious for the main entrance.
- South: A combination of wood and metal is considered appropriate.
- West: Name plate should have complete metal work.
- Northern: Should have more of silver colour.
- East: The name plate should be made of wood and adorned with limited metal accessories.
For apartments the most commonly used and budget friendly name plates are made of acrylic or fibre. For independent houses and buildings the signage is made of glass or steel. Handmade signboards are also an in-trend and have a raw appear; the designer name plates with creative use of fonts and a wooden finish lead to an appealing look. Residents also have an option to use individual, preformed ceramic letters in their name plates; similarly stone, mirror and wrought iron are other common options.
Make sure you check the Vastu of your house and be very particular about the materials that you select when doing the bane plate for your house.