There are so many different ways in which one can construct room dividers. And a dividers that has been used since the beginning of time is obviously walls. This is a classic way to divide rooms, no matter that you home already has walls, and you can still install walls to divide large rooms. However, you don't have to build the wall you can now actually buy temporary office walls. These temporary walls can be set up and taken down at any time.
One can also paint the existing walls different colors, which will divide a room into various sections. You can paint one wall a certain color and the other wall a matching contrast color; this method will also set a boundary. Hanging room dividers are also functional and decorative. Create your own hanging divider by using beads and shells. You can also create a fabric divider which will separate the living space from the dining space. You can do the same to create a small office space in a corner.
You can also create fabric room dividers using a canvas frame which is made from a lightweight wood. These canvas frames are already made up and all you need do is choose a really nice fabric and then cover the frames. This is really inexpensive way to make a room divider. The canvas comes in various different shapes and sizes and is obtainable at craft shops. You can then cover a few say three canvases per hanging and join the panels vertically together with chains.
In addition you could also make fabric room dividers out of plywood. You need a quarter inch thick plywood and fabric of your choice. Cut the plywood to the desired height and the wrap and staple the fabric on the plywood. Once hang will give a slated effect.