Furniture Project This Screen Is An Ideal Solution For Dividing A Large Room Into Smaller Units Isolating A Computer Or Play Area From A Main Room Or Blocking Excessive Light It S Also A Great Way To Hide A Messy Area In Your Living Or Family Room
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Room Divider Illustration by Mike Del Rizzo My divider is made from walnut, vertical grain western hemlock, and cherry.You could make it using a single species, or combination of woods, to suit your decor.
Think It ThroughBefore you begin construction, give careful consideration to the selection of wood and joinery, as they will contribute greatly to the success of your project.On the most basic level, this is an exercise in frame and panel construction much like any cabinet door.
The major difference is that each of the three panels is almost six feet tall, with nine individual panels.As you can imagine, it creates some unique construction issues.The panels are decorative and provide little structural integrity, unlike the walnut frame.
Each panel has two stiles that are 68 3⁄16" long.These long stiles require that you select rough 4/4 (1") stock that is both straight and reasonably flat and defect free, or stock that is quite a bit oversize (say, 1½") to allow you to mill it flat.
Another critical factor to consider is the method of joining all of the pieces together.Ideally, you want to make assembly as easy as possible.Gluing up these panels can be daunting as it...