The golden rule for bedroom Feng Shui colors is to avoid very loud colors. Since sleeping is a yin activity the colors should be such that they provide peace and rest to the individual. A warm atmosphere with the right mix of lightning, furnishings and color can be created. There are several schools of thoughts for Feng Shui regarding colors which can be used in bedroom.
If you do not have access to a professional, a person should go for safe bedroom Feng Shui colors like white or cream. One school of thought makes use of color based Ba Zi or Four Pillars chart. If a person is weak or lacks wood, then one can easily benefit from use of green as it is a representation of wood. A different school of thought makes the use of Ba Gua. In this understanding, the west is the metal and it represents a young girl. Wood exhausts metal in five element relationship cycle. So, one should never paint west side of the room in green. The violation of this rule can create problem young girl who sleeps in such room.
Yet another school of thought advocates the use of colors as devised by Lou Shu. For example, the northern side would be greatly benefited from the use of blue color, east and south east from green, south from red and so on. One should be very careful while using red color. When the discouraging energy of earth of 5 and/or 2 is present, one should avoid using red. Red represents fire, which enhances the unfavorable stars and might bring bad luck to the residents. However, when the room has the positive earth energy characterized by the number 8, it is alright to use red color, as there is a positive association between fire and earth.
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