Large, open interior spaces can easily be made more cozy with a DIY room divider. Cavernous spaces inside the home are desired at purchase time, but can be a nightmare to decorate and create room flow. DIY room divider screens are an easy and inexpensive way to tame open interior spaces and create rooms without actually constructing walls. Look over these 22 DIY modern room divider ideas and you may find a couple that will fit your decor and lifestyle.
Cardboard Shoji Screen
Here’s a cheap room divider that is stylish, lightweight and portable. Great for college students and apartment dwellers.
Hanging Room Divider
A few hardwood planks, chains, paint and a dowel can create a colorful hanging room divider like this one.
Multi-Purpose Room Divider
Here is a room separator idea that suspends curtains from the ceiling to create a soft, warm ambiance in an other large, cold room.
Sliding Cupboard Doors
Use ready-made sliding cupboard doors as dividers for rooms with this unique DIY idea.
Free Standing Wall
When a permanent solution is needed for diving a room, consider building this free standing wall as a room partition idea.
Mirrored Room Divider
Divide the space, but use mirrors to make the spaces look bigger. Light reflects off the mirrors to make the divided rooms look larger and brighter than they really are.
Upholstered Room Divider
When a little privacy is needed for a personal work space, consider this easy to build upholstered room divider.
Here’s a room divider idea that allows the light to shine through and permits visibly, yet gives much needed room definition.
Cheap and easy. This DIY rope wall is a cheap room divider that anyone can create.
Stacked Crate Room Divider
Bookshelf Room Divider
Nothing boring about this bookshelf. Unique design make this room divider a work of art.
This DIY idea shows you how to take leftover flooring pieces and create an attractive room divider.
Multi-Functional Room Divider
This DIY build will create a large, colorful shelving unit to divide a wide open space and create privacy.
Cheap Room Divider
Recycle long paper tubes into an attractive, cheap room divider. Easy DIY project, lightweight and portable.
Chicken Wire Room Divider
Recycle an old room divider and give it a modern, updated look with chicken wire. The wire makes a perfect family communication and display center too.
Barn Door Divider
These DIY plans will show you how to build a barn door to separate interior spaces.
If you have a tropical theme going on inside of your home, this easy DIY hanging room divider will fit in perfectly.
This classic chevron pattern graces many home decorating items and can easily be incorporated into a room divider screen with these DIY plans.