Today, room dividers are often used in the interior decoration to make room more orderly and reasonable by different materials and patterns.
Patterns of Room Dividers Depend on Demand
Room divider can be divided into fixed partitions and flexible partitions (hanging room divider) or hard room dividers and soft room dividers, commonly used in the interval of the living room and dining room, kitchen and dining rooms, bedrooms and balcony, bathroom space, according to the form and the patterns of design style.
The most common divider is light body wall (physical separation wall) if you want to divide a large space into two parts such as the use of light steel keel plasterboard or lightweight brick wall. Such kind of room dividers fill with sound-proofing cotton, polystyrene board and other materials, advantageous in privacy protection and sound insulation.
Taking various occasions, needs, texture of different materials into consideration, the commonly used materials of room dividers are as followed:
glass tiles and other materials – generally used for toilet partition or main bedroom, available for translucent effect and waterproof to a certain degree;
semi-open bookcases (the furniture can also be done to cut off interior space); crystal curtain, line curtain generally used for smaller room space; the screen of straw, murals as the room dividers is also not uncommon, reflecting the variety of styles; green plants; the pillars can also be used as decorated separation in the European style.
Room dividers differ a lot in patterns and forms due to specific use, depending on the space given by the room owners, considering privacy, noise protection effects, visual effects, different usage requirements and decoration design style.
Features: bead curtains maintain the permeability of space, without the influence of the lighting, with the addition of romantic factors, of variety of colors, based on different styles.
Suitable for bedroom or small room with the modern simple style.
Organ Screens (organ shade)
Features: the organ screens made of the special non-woven fabrics, packing up horizontally, of good flexibility to cut space. In addition, with the diverse materials of curtains available for light shade, translucent and sheer and free combination upon request, so there is a certain degree of heat insulation, sound-absorbing effect.
May be required unilateral one-way pack-up, two-way pack-up or two side pack-up, quite suitable to the pass between family balcony and bedroom, but the effect of sound insulation is not so good.
Features: the gauze curtains can put down completely also can put away up. The curtains could adjust the angle of tilt of screens when lay down, from the fully open, transparent to the state of semi-transparent, and all closed, playing the role of the flexible room dividers.
Suitable for a family entrance and flexible separated space.
Note: You cannot put off horizontally, and require the space.
Multi-Po Georgia Dividers
Features: Multi-Po Georgia dividers can achieve the integration of the decoration style; also, show the role of space separation and a certain permeability of space.
Suitable for large and transparent room, or the separation between the living and the dining room.
Carved Dividers (Separations)
Features: this hollow carved or Chinese doors style partition made of high-density boards, wood panels and other materials. Such kind of carved dividers can be made by the factories according to customers’ demand, DIY, or the sliding form or fixed form. The lighting effects will not be affected and also have good permeability.
Whether it is Chinese, Western or modern, classical style, the carved room dividers can be used.
Features: a sliding door can be made of the different materials of the dividers, such as the sound-absorbing panels, decorative panels, sheet metal, glass, particleboard, mirrors or the hollow carved screen. It is the landscape when open while the integration of two room space when not in use. It also can rotate 360 degrees, if you use a special track. And when not in use, the sliding door can be attached to the wall as a decoration.
Suitable for small-sized units and the door can be made hollow, if the requirements of the permeability.
Note: the demand on the quality of the track is higher, and the dividers only separated in visual, poor sound insulation.
Features: this kind of curtains similar to the screens is made of the special fiber cloth, capable of putting on or off horizontally, flexible separation in need. The use of space is more fully utilized and the light transmission can be achieved.
Such simple style is suitable for the spatial separation of the house (zero-bedroom apartment), or as room dividers in the open kitchen space separated.
Note: anti-smoke should be considered when used in the kitchen. After all, the sound insulation is poor, and can only be cut off as soft and flexible room dividers to use.
Glass Room Dividers
Features: glass room dividers are of various materials such as carved glass, frosted glass, and stained glass, of the patterns of film, wall stickers, hand-painted and others, so a wide range of patterns can be chosen, of good permeability, glass dividers will not affect the lighting.
Usually glass room dividers adopt simple, neo-classical and luxurious style, suitable for an open-style kitchen and other room space-separated. The transparent glass wall ensures a sense of openness and bright, uncompromised visual effects, the spread of smoke is resolved when the cooking.
Note: the security of glass room dividers should be considered, especially not appropriate for the elderly, the children at home.