8 Phone Apps That Make Decorating Your Home A Breeze

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It seems that in the age of smart devices we’ve created apps for everything you can possibly imagine. And in the case of home decoration, we found a few that can help you make the most of the challenge. Need to find a perfect paint color? How about learn ahead of time if that expensive couch will look right in your room before you purchase it? With these following apps, you can do all this and more.


1. LikeThat Décor and Furniture – Free Home Ideas

Does your friend have an amazing piece of furniture that you can’t imagine your home going without? Since stealing isn’t an option, this free app from JustVisual Inc, lets you take a picture of the furniture and find out where you can purchase one (or one that’s similar) of your very own.

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2. IKEA Catalog

Is there anything IKEA can’t come up with? They now have a free app that allows you to scan your room, and then virtually decorate it with their brand named items. Now you can know what furniture will best fit your home before you buy it.

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3. Color Capture

Are you in love with a certain color but don’t know what its exact name is? Color Capture, by Benjamin Moore & Co will allow you to immediately match it to over 3,300 color options for paint. This app is also free.

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4. Home Design DIY Interior Floor Layout Space Planning & House Decorating Tool HD by Mark On Call

This free CAD app, from M.O.C. Interior Designer, LLC lets you work with your floor plan and skin textiles, fabrics, and furniture that you photograph over the home.

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5. Design*Sponge

DWNLD, Inc. designed this free app to bring DIYs and makeovers to your fingertips. You can even find suggestions for decor options.

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6. Moodboard

A Tiny Tribe llc. has brought you an app that allows for creating inspiration boards for your home. Color themes and images are easily manageable. As if that wasn’t enough, the latest version works with the new Retina Display! All of this for only $9.99.

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7. Chairish – Home Decor, Vintage Furniture, Jewelry and Accessories to Buy and Sell

This free app by Chairish, Inc. is a gateway to a wonderful world of pre-owned vintage items. Whether it’s furniture, art, or a plush rug, there will be something here for you.

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8. iHandy Level Free

Here is a simple and free app by iHandy Inc. which allows you to level anything around. Very handy and free to download.

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