Redo and redesign your home with these nifty apps that feature fresh ideas and scores of inspiration for interior design.
ColorSmart (free on Android and iOS)
ColorSmart can create a color scheme based on any photo -- simply upload the photo of your choice on the app. If you want to redo your bedroom interior to evoke a seaside haven, choose a lovely shot of the beach, and the app will come up with a seaside color scheme that you can use.
AutoDesk Homestyler (free on Android and iOS)
Mix 'n match with paint colors, arrange or rearrange your furniture, and try on various furnishings and decorations with this simulator. Simply choose photos to recreate your living spaces into a virtual environment on this app.
iHandy Carpenter ($1.99 on Android and iOS)
A handy go-to in the absence of proper tools and convenient for quick measurements, this app provides two types of levels, a protractor, a ruler, and a plumb bomb, used to determine the verticality of walls.
Home Design 3D ($6.99 on iOS)
A popular and well-reviewed app, Home Design 3D generates floor plans, useful for designing a new home or simply remodeling, redecorating, or bringing in new furniture.
Houzz (free on Android and iOS)
Houzz Interior Design Ideas, as the name suggests, is a repository of stunning photos of interior decor. Featuring many types of rooms and a range of houses and other living spaces, it's a veritable source of fresh ideas and inspiration. The app also includes a directory of designers, architects, and contractors.