Room dividers are a cheap alternative to divide your room. They are portable and can be used for various purposes such as creating an extra room, storage area, or privacy while eliminating the need to build a wall. They can be very attractive incorporating wood carving or artwork making them a beautiful piece of furniture.
Room dividers generally can be used in two ways. One way is as a permanent divider and the other is for temporary situations. With the later you can create two spaces in a room with the minimum of time and effort.
A permanent divider has several disadvantages as it is usually heavier and attached to the floor so it can not be easily moved or used again. Portable ones have some important advantages listed below:
1) The divisions you create can be used for any period of time or any occasion, for example, a party where extra room is need for dancing or conversation. They are easy to fold and store and quick to pull out and use.
2) Is your storage temporarily inadequate, is there an eyesore in your home? Pull out your room divider and create a pleasant ambiance with your attractive divider.
3) Do you have a large, empty and cold room? Transform it instantly into a warm environment with one of these attractive pieces.
The styles and types of portable room dividers are unlimited. You should be able to find many varieties to choose from to create your theme or to match your room. Some room dividers are made to also be sound proof if you have a noisy situation. Room dividers are usually inexpensive and can be sort out in furniture shops, online auctions or stores. If your budget is limited you can also find some bargains in second hand stores or garage sales.