Archive for May 7, 2014

Shoji Screens Perfect for any Room

Written by Family Fun. Posted in Japanese room screens, Japanese screen room divider, Shoji screens room dividers

Shoji screens
Sliding shoji screens were originally used in homes throughout Asia as room dividers. Fast forward to today, and this unique design is being used all over the world. A Japanese Screen Room Divider can be the perfect design element to make your home look more modern. Japanese builders frequently used cypress and cedar wood to construct Shoji Screens. The earliest Shoji screens date back to the Han Dynasty in China. Chinese folding screens were first invented in China during the 4th century B.C. Traditionally, Shoji screens and Chinese room dividers were built out of bamboo and rice paper. Modern Shoji Screens are available in several different types of material incl