decorating appsIf you’re looking to redecorate your room but you’re not an interior designer and have no idea where to start. Probably like most people you’ve been staring at colour charts until your eyes bleed, maybe you’ve already put difference tester pots on the walls but you’re just not feeling how it would look when the room has been completely repainted. Or you’re just not sure if you’re lovely new furniture will be an eyesore or an asset in the room,  do not fear we have the technology to take the stress out of it.

Here are some of the best apps available in the app store and Android to help give you ideas and tips on making the most out of your room without the headache. 


If you’re still in the idea stage then Pinterest is a great place to start, if you search for decorating tips or home decor ideas you will literally have thousands of ideas for every room of your house, in every style you can imagine. Take note off what jumps out at you and what looks good to fit in with what you like, it is a great way to get you started on your room design.

Room Planner: Design for Ikea

Room Planner is a great app for playing around and getting a really good feel for how your room will look. In order to get the most out of the app, you will have to pay for the pro version,  but if you’re only going to be using it for a short time then it is definitely worth the upgrade.
With the app, you can start with a blank room and really visualise your ideal space and see the reality of all look like, You are able to change the colours of the walls and place furniture around the room, you can even take photos of the finished room to see how it would look in the real world. 

Paint Tester

This is a nice lightweight app suitable if you are just looking at how a colour scheme would fit into a room, All you have to do is take a picture of the room then use the paint bucket in the app to apply the various colours to the individual walls in the picture to see how how it would look. A great way to quickly try out different colour schemes.

Graham & Brown Decorating

This app makes interior designing a snap, it uses the latest augmented reality to quickly and easily snap a picture and visualise your walls with any paint colour or wallpaper design. Is Packed full of useful features where you can quickly mark out the walls that you want to virtually decorate, you can easily remove wall art, doors and furniture, it has hundreds of wallpapers in different textures and colours to choose from, it even has a handy measurement tool to help estimate how much paint or wallpaper you will need.. 

If you had any additional apps that you have found useful, please comment below and let us know.

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Best Apps To Help Decorate Your Home in 2020