Top 3 apps for interior home design

Check out these free mobile apps that can help you when you’re sprucing up your home, either for yourself or for viewers if it’s on the market.

 

Get inspiration for every room with Houzz

This app is like a huge interior design magazine – there are over 2 million photos in the database which you can browse by style, room and location. Plus you can take pictures and save them in your own personal scrapbook.
  • access your saved pictures offline
  • take your inspiration with you to DIY stores
  • browse the work of professional designers and architects

How to get it

Free to download for: iPhone and Android

 

Make sure picture frames are level using iHandy Level

This simple app helps you when you’re hanging up frames around the house. You can place it on top of the frame and quickly see whether it’s straight or not with a virtual spirit level. It’s there for you to:
  • complete small projects or whole makeovers
  • keep things level without having to do it all just by sight
  • measure the angle of walls before decorating them

How to get it

Free to download for: iPhone and Android

 

Create your own colour palettes with ColorSchemer

This app lets you build a colour scheme to suit your home - you can spin the handy colour wheel to fall upon the right scheme, or upload a photo you’ve snapped and let the app build a palette around it. It gives you the chance to:
  • find colours that work well together
  • share your colour palettes with friends and family
  • browse through other members’ colour palettes

How to get it

Free to download for: iPhone and Android (coming soon)