1. Houzz Interior Design Ideas
If you’re looking for home inspiration, you’ll definitely want to download Houzz. The app is a collection of photos of nearly every type of room, location and product. The company’s editorial team curates products and the app includes a directory of local professionals including designers, architects and contractors. When you save photos, you can access them offline. The app is available on iOS and Android.
2. Pocket Palette
Are you trying to match colors to a paint or fabric in your home improvement project? Palettes app allows you to grab colors from pictures, magazines, or websites and match/contrast with color schemes. This app is good for choosing accent wall colors and comparing colors for your interior and exterior projects
3. Dream House
Looking for an interior designer to decorate your dream house? Play Dream House today – a relaxing, fun game that allows you to design, flip and makeover your dream house.
4. Homestyler Interior Design
Currently building and remodeling? Working on several home renovation projects? Or simply love home decorating and home design apps?
Among all the interior design apps and games, Homestyler is the only FREE home decorating app that can help you achieve your dream of becoming an interior designer.
Inspired by a photo you took? Create your own color palettes from these photos and save and share them with other COLOURlovers members. Tap the built-in color wheel to explore different shades and hues. You can also browse other members’ palettes to get design ideas.
Have you ever had to add fractions on a calculator and have to keep converting them to decimals? inchCALC is a construction calculator that allows you to add fractions and lengths without converting. This is an essential app for adding up materials and finishes!
7. Free Garden Design
Use this handy app to determine what type of flowers you’d like to plant in your garden. From a plant glossary to pictures of planned gardens for you to grab inspiration from. Choose plants from color, height, planting zone and climate categories. A must have app for the avid gardener.
8. PANTONE Studio
Browse more than 13,000 Pantone paint colors with this app. You can also be given a color combination if you’re in need of a few accent colors. The app is compatible with AirPrint so you can print out a color palette. Color details will give you the exact specifications of a color you’ve chosen so you can be sure to get the right thing from the store. The app is available on iOS and Android.
9. Design Home: House Renovation
Love home decorating? Play Design Home today – a relaxing, fun game that allows you to live the life of an interior decorator AND earn exclusive savings to purchase beautiful home décor items for your own home. Sharpen your decorating skills in daily Design Challenges and style visually stunning three-dimensional spaces with access to real, high-end furniture and decor brands. Unlock ‘My Homes’ to access bathrooms, kitchens and more customization options to bring your dream homes to life! It’s quick, it’s fun and you can connect with a vibrant creative community while learning about diverse décor styles – thus improving your design skills and gaining inspiration that you can even apply in your real life.
10. Pitch Gauge
Trying to determine what pitch your roof is for roofing supplies and roof projects. If your iPhone has a camera you can angle your phone off of the picture of your roof. This app is great for measuring existing roof slopes and matching an adjacent roof to the same slope.