Following Vastu Shastra has set down rules and given suggestions on how to build a staircase. There are assured rules to be followed while building the stairs in a residence, the perfect directions given by Vastu should surely be followed to go ahead with a successful and secure life. Being a heavy construction, stairways should never be constructed in negative zones, as it can lead to a lot of fatalities. To stay away from all worrying situations, it is exactly advised to follow Vastu for stair case while planning a new construction.
Vastu Tips for Staircase Construct the staircase to the south or the west part of the house as these directions are heavy, and construction should never be made on the northeast corner of the residence, whereas it leads to loss of prosperity and the property owner can even face bankruptcy. In fact, stairways in any other corner apart from recommended directions may bring loss to the living place. Building stairway on to the southeast facing east or northwest facing north, or southwest facing west and southwest facing south, if it is of outdoor according to Vastu procedures it. Begin the stairs from east to west or from north to south and a curve can be taken to any other side of the dwelling place, if there is a scarcity of space.
Make the number of stairs out of the ordinary and it must not end with zero. The number of risers should be such odd numbers that dividing by 3; the rest should always be 2. Paint the staircase with light colours and entirely avoid red and black shades. Repair the broken stairs without delay, as it may cause mishap or mental tension, following clashes. Do not build the staircase in a circular shape as it may cause sickness to health and do not encircle the building because it invites calamities. Do not partition any room, such as kitchen, washroom or pooja room, under the staircase, certainly the additional space can be used as store room. Do not use the common staircase to travel upstairs and to the underground room as well. The living room with staircase should be towards southwest corner of the underground room is not at all fit for living according to Vastu. As per observations in Vastu Shastra, inhabitants residing in such rooms experience undiagnosed diseases, high blood pressure, anaemia and usually not curable. Keeping doors at the entrance and end of the staircase is considered to be lucky. Almost care should be taken and make sure that the stairs do not touch the eastern or northern directions of the walls constructed. Staircase should be constructed in a way that they are not directly noticeable to the guests whereas it is considered as unfavourable.