When you live in a small house or small apartment, people find that they have a space problem. Small houses and apartments usually consist of a large living room and a small dining area. There is usually no space for a study of library. In order to add a room, means building a wall which is always not a feasible idea. With proper planning one can add rooms on by using screen dividers.
These room dividers are available in many different styles and varieties. Although these dividers can be rather expensive and if you are running on a tight budget this would not be a viable option. However, you could overcome this problem and maybe use some of your existing furniture to divide the room. You could also maybe find room dividers on sale or garage sales.
Room dividers are basically used to partition a room off, and create a private space and usually fits in very well with the existing decor of a room. Before going out and buying a divider you will first need to measure the area where you intend putting the divider, as this will ensure that you find a divider that fits perfectly.
There are however, cheap dividers that would serve their purpose as well as add beauty to the room. For example a common room divider is the folding screens which are available in a wide variety of different materials, styles and colors. Folding screens come with four to five panels which are attached to each other by means of hinges.
These are mainly used as temporary dividers and can be packed away when not in use. The frames of these room dividers come in wood, bamboo, plastic and glass, and the screens are made from fabric. There are many design options such as landscapes or scenery.