Home decor ideas aren't my problem. I have plenty of those. What I struggle with is deciding which idea is the one and how I can turn the one into a reality. (Someone please send Bobby Berk from Queer Eye.)
While we can’t all be chosen to be on the hit Netflix show, there are plenty of apps that can help you visualize your ideas and plan out redecorating projects. Check out these apps and let the decorating begin:
This one-stop app for home improvement provides plenty of tools and info for your remodeling and decorating projects. You can browse over 16 million high-res images for inspiration, create virtual idea books, seek advice from professionals, connect with architects, interior designers and home improvement contractors in your area and shop for products right in the app.
Home Design 3D
Plan out your entire project with this interior design app, made to help anyone design floor plans and decorate spaces. With photo-realistic 3D rendering, the app helps you visualize the final result.
Like an interior designer in your pocket, this app pairs you with an expert for advice and ideas. Simply chat your interior designer about your vision, and he or she will work with you to bring your ideas to life. The app can even generate a virtual image of the space you plan to create, plus you can shop a curated list of products for your redecorating project.
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Wondering what that painting will look like on the wall? This clever app uses augmented reality to let you try out different artwork on the wall and test different arrangements.
Architectural Digest recommends this app from Benjamin Moore for all your color palette needs. Simply snap a pic and the app will suggest paint colors that match the hues in the photo. Plus, you can browse recommendations for complementary colors.
If you're doing a full remodel, this app will help you create floor plans based on your existing spaces. It takes mere seconds for the app to scan a room and generate a floor plan, complete with details like electrical outlets and flooring types. From there, you can use the app for material suggestions, cost estimates and 3D models for the new space you want to create.
If you're just starting out on your redecorating journey, here’s some inspiration for you:
Another good idea for a newly-decorated home is to be prepared for unexpected home system or appliance repairs with a home warranty plan.
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