Whether you’re decorating, renovating, repainting, or refurnishing your home, you better believe that there’s now a wealth of home improvement and decorating wisdom in the palm of your hand. Thanks to the rising number of interior design apps available for our smartphones. We‘ve tested out and picked the most useful and handy interior design apps on the market, that will help you to bring your decorating ideas to life.
Basic, but a total must pick when it comes to hanging shelves or art, iHandy Level is a super-sensitive digital device to ensure that everything in your home hangs straight. Free, available on iOS and Android.
Hunting for the perfect hue can be as intimidating as it is exciting. Some people can tell in an instant which colors work together. For the rest of us, there‘s this Color-Wise app that creates color palettes from anything you point your smartphone camera at. Cost 4$, available on iOS
Curate allows you to virtually display the piece — simply upload a photo of any blank wall — in order to give you a concrete idea as to how it will look. You can also use the app to browse pieces from your favorite artists and galleries, so that you’ll never be left hanging (while hanging art) again. Free, available on iOS and Android.
With essentially the same interface as the desktop site, the Pinterest app is super fun and easy to use. It lets you create endless boards to bookmark future craft projects, furnishing purchases. Free, available on iOS and Android.
Using Homee you can choose what room you want to decorate and then decide whether you want to keep the existing furniture. Afterward, you pick a style, select photos of rooms you like, decide on a color palette, and answer a few final questions Set your budget, and upload some photos of the space. Everything is chat-based, so once you finish answering questions, your designer will immediately follow up with you. Within a few days, your designer will send you a style board with some products. Free, available on iOS
Identifying individual pieces of furniture is now as easy as snapping a photo. This e-commerce app lets you shop with your phone’s camera! When you see a piece of amazing furniture, you simply snap a picture and LikeThat finds similar pieces from thousands of popular stores. Their tagline? “Snap It, Explore It, Find It”. Pretty much sums up this cool app! Free, available on iOS and Android.
HomeStyler – created by the same company who created AutoCad, a computer program used widely by professional architects and designers. HomeStyler lets you see how furniture and decor products will look inside your home before you buy them! Simply upload a photo of the room in question, and let Homestyler help you visualize your interior design ideas by letting you try out wall colors, decor items, and furniture from real brands. You can share your ideas in the Design Gallery, take a look at what everyone else is doing also read up on decor trends, articles, and get inspiration from professional design projects. Free, available on iOS and Android.
Whether you’re looking to renovate or redecorate, Houzz has everything you need to improve your home. You can get inspired with home interiors and exteriors that you can browse by style, room and location. Also you can connect with active home improvement professionals and shop millions of products to complete your projects. Free, available on iOS and Android.