The north-east is a direction full of benefits as its presiding deity is Lord Shiva and the representative planet is Jupiter. This is the direction responsible for providing overall prosperity, health and wealth if utilized as per Vastu guidelines. Since it is considered to be a highly pious and sensitive direction, it needs to be dealt with extreme care.
Having a staircase in the north east is considered highly inauspicious according to Vastu guidelines. It causes major health problems and even leads to causing fatal diseases brain hemorrhage and heart strokes to the residents of such a house.
Defects of having stairs in the North-east:
Placing mirrors on the north-east walls of the staircase removes the negative energy caused due to the wrong location of the stairs.