It is important to remember that the rite of consecration of any thing not the main thing. Basic thoughts are born in the mind of man. Without clean thoughts the carrying out of this Ordinance becomes meaningless.
Especially appreciated among the Orthodox sanctification of wateraccumulated in the feast of the Epiphany. It is believed that she is able to banish evil spirits, purify from evil, to bring home a calm.
The first time the apartment needs only to sanctify the priest. Only then, if necessary, the host can perform the sacrament himself.
Before the arrival of the priest is pure clean the room, turn off loud music and TV. Free table in one of the rooms and cover it with a tablecloth. There the priest will put the attributes for the rite. If the apartment is still no icons, they definitely need to hang. Attached shrines in the "red corner", next to a window that faces East.
Explain to all the people that sacrament. If someone opposes the consecration, let him leave the premises. The others must free their heads from sinful thoughts and prayers. Ask people to refer to this procedure as something very important and valuable for themselves and others.
The priest pours into the chalice a little Holy water. Moving around the room and praying, he will sprinkle water on the corners and walls. Walk behind the priest to the whole family not necessarily. Designate a chaperone and let the rest sit quietly in one of the rooms.
If the apartment has already been consecrated priest, the host can repeat the ritual on their own. It is not only his right but also the duty, of this Holy Church. For this purpose, suitable water, consecrated in the temple. Tassel from beads, or a handful, crosswise, sprinkle the walls of the apartment. While reading the prayer "the grace of the Holy spirit" and "In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Ghost."
After the apartment was consecrated, there's no Smoking, swearing and commit other not pleasing to God acts. Otherwise, the Ordinance will have to make again and again.