4 designing apps that will transform your dream home into reality


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Even you can give your house a makeover like a pro

Decorating a home – designing, selecting the paint colours and buying furniture – can be a very personal project. For most of us, our homes are the place where we come back to relax and unwind after a long day at work. We would want our homes to be a private space that completely reflects our personalities and styles. We are constantly scrolling on Pinterest for ideas to transform our homes into a beautiful haven that we don’t want to leave.

Having said that, we occasionally find ourselves lost on how to change the look and feel of our houses. We suddenly get the urgent need for change, but just don’t seem to know where to start. To help you out with that, here are four apps that may come in handy and take the pain out of creating that ideal home.



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MagicPlan  is an app that’s perfect for those who’ve dreamed of being their own architect. When it comes interior designing, it is crucial to know the size of the space you want to decorate before deciding on what kind of furniture to buy. By simply taking pictures of the space, this app will automatically measure your room and draw out your floor plan. This will save you the hassle of using a physical measuring tape. Time to snap away!

2. Homestyler Interior Design & Decorating Ideas


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Do you like to see how furniture and décor products look in your home before actually buying them? Are you the type of person who is super indecisive and needs to visualise how you want your house to look like? Well, Homestyler Interior Design & Decorating Ideas  can be your real lifesaver. You can browse through real products, choose and design your own floor plans, furniture, layouts, colours and more. All you need to do is snap a picture of your room to transform your mobile device into a virtual fitting room. Try out wall colours, décor items from real brands, get ideas and find inspiration from stunning interior designing projects, tips and trends. If you don’t know where and how to start designing your house, this is the app you should go to.

3. Planner 5D – Home & Interior Design Creator


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Apart from the interior, Planner 5D (insert hyperlink – https://planner5d.com/) enables its users to create beautiful and realistic interior and exterior designs in 2D and 3D modes using its simple-to-use app. As a user, you get to choose interior and exterior items from a comprehensive catalogue. This allows you to plan and furnish your home, or any other space, the way you’ve always wanted. The best part is that you can see what everything would look like in real life using the Virtual Reality mode.

4. Houzz Home Design & Shopping


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Whether you’re looking to completely renovate, simply redecorate or browse the latest home design trends, Houzz has everything you need to improve your house. Apart from finding design inspiration, you can also check out the home advice forum and read articles on everything from architecture and interior design, to bedroom design tips and kitchen decorating ideas. So what are you waiting for? Download Houzz right away to soak up various design and architecture inspiration, ask for some home décor advice, start designing your house plan or shop for some beautiful home products.