Backyard is an important portion of house but with the time and paucity of space now days there are rarely built any backyard. However who have space sometimes build their backyard in any direction whichever they feel suits their need. Vastu lays down some norms for backyard alike frontyard or balcony because if this portion of house is not constructed properly affects inmates with ill health and other complications.
Backyard should be build with care and caution as construction of this significant area is directly linked to health of occupants living in house. To negate the undesired effects of wrong backyard it is essential to note down some basic points when building backyard:
According to Vastu Shastra backyard should be constructed towards Eastern side or Northern side for better results.
East & North are favourable directions in Vastu due to which any open space left in these portions always give away good result.
In West facing house, ideal position to build open backyard is towards East which is good for occupants. But do not left any space in the front or entrance of West.
An open space towards front in West facing house should be avoided because in such case there may be undesirable affects on health of occupants.
In South facing house open space backyard is ideal towards the North but ensure that you won't leave any space in front that is in South.
Adverse affects of backyard in wrong direction leads to complications like enmity, low name, slow development, bad name, stress, mental tension, and bad health and financial constrain.
Ideal position for backyard are said only to be East and North while both South and West must be avoided.