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Whether you're moving into a new house, livening up an old space, or staging to sell, decorating the inside of your home can be a major undertaking. A growing number of people buy their furniture and other home decor online, which means visualizing the room ahead of time can be a serious challenge. The solution? Your smartphone.
These 10 interior design apps will help you virtually revamp and add unique décor to your space with an arsenal of digital tools to streamline the process.
1. Morpholio Board-Moodboard
Morpholio Board curates an interior design plan from start to finish. Users start by making a design moodboard with the help of tools in the app. The imaginative space can become reality by purchasing products straight from the app, and visualizing furniture and decor in your space with the AR Furniture feature.
Houzz is a one-stop shop for home renovations, providing over 20 million high-resolution photos of home spaces for inspiration, with the ability to annotate pictures directly on the app. Users can also buy products on the app, find local professionals and use the View in My Room 3D feature to see what products would look like in their space.
If you feel uncomfortable designing your space alone, Havenly allows users to photograph their room and send pictures directly to the app's interior designers, who will offer advice about sprucing up the space. You can purchase recommended room items directly through the app.
Shop unique vintage and contemporary furniture, décor and app with the Chairish app. There are over 1,000 new items added daily and you can make offers to buyers directly, as well as preview items in your space virtually before you buy.
5. Lowe's Measured
Forget your tape measure? This app from Lowe's has you covered. Pull up your phone's camera and start walking to capture an accurate measurement.
6. Bubble Level for iPhone
This app mimics a carpenter's bubble level, allowing users to measure angles, check surfaces, use the metal detector feature to find wire in walls and access a compass and inclinometer.
7. Benjamin Moore's Color Capture
If you spot a specific color of paint you really like on the wall of your favorite coffee shop or at a friend's house, just take a picture in Color Capture and this app will try to match the swatch to the closest color in their database.
8. Palette Cam
Palette Cam expands on color capturing capabilities, by allowing users to capture colors from photos in their phone library to build their own color palette or browse palette's created by other designers.
Stay on top of interior design trends with the DécorMatters app. Not only does this app allow you to try features in your space, but users can also compete in virtual interior design challenges to win awards and collaborate with other interior design creatives.
10. Artfully Walls
Try art on your walls before you buy with an easy drag and drop photo system. In addition to previewing art, users can add different wall paint colors to see what best compliments the space.
Are you dreaming of decorating a space of your own and looking to buy a new home? Learn more about our buying experience here or call us at 404.843.2500 to discuss home ownership with a real estate professional in your community.