Apps for Interior Design

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There are hundreds of apps available to help with designing and decorating your home. Just search "interiors" in the app store and plenty of options come up. We've shortlisted some of our favourite iphone/ipad apps to get you started.

Houzz App 

1. Looking for decorating ideas and inspiration download Houzz Interior Design Ideas

"Wikipedia of interior and exterior design" - CNN 

Possibly one of the largest databases of home decor ideas with over a million photos. 
Search by room, style or location and then share or save favourites to your personal idea book.
It also puts you in touch with local contractors and designers in your area.
FREE

 
Photo Measure App

2. Need dimensions handy download Photo Measure 

"Very useful when shopping or meeting with contractors" - Architectural Digest 

This is a super easy app - all you have to do is snap a photograph of the room and add your
measurements directly. The app also allows you to zoom in or magnify pictures to look at them
in greater detail. 
FREE lite version or paid £2.99/Rs270

 
Zinio Magazine App

3. Want to catch up on the latest trends download Zinio

“To see magazines done correctly look at Zinio” — Huffington Post

Zinio is by far the best "magazine-stand" for the ipad and carries hundreds of digital magazines. 
Bookmark pages or make notes directly for future reference. You can subscribe to most of the top decor
magazines in the world including all the local editions like Elle Decor India or AD India.
FREE

 
Remodelista App

4. Need some stylish DIY or remodelling tips download Remodelista   

Browse through daily updated content like 10 Easy Pieces, Architect Visits, Palettes and Paints and
much more.  Remodelista has a stellar following in the design community including Gwyneth Paltrow
who calls it her "Obsession"! 
FREE lite version or paid £1.99/Rs170

 
Dulux App

5. Trying to pick a colour for the walls download Dulux 

Choose a colour scheme from the featured rooms or simply click a picture of a colour that you like
and the app will find a match among the Dulux range. It also has a feature to order paint testers and find
details for your nearest supplier.
FREE