The Best Home Design Apps

If you’re planning a remodel of your kitchen, bathroom, or any other part of your home, then there are lots of online tools and resources that can help you find new ideas and plan your design. Augmented reality (AR) apps are particularly useful for helping you visualize how things will look in the space, while others allow you to easily take measurements using the app.

RoomScan Pro

Draw up quick and easy floor plans of a room or your entire home with RoomScan Pro. Great for getting measurements and dimensions to help aid your design process and when working with designers. This app uses AR to draw up accurate plans that help you visualize your space, and can be used outdoors as well.


Measured is another app that is handy for figuring out measurements and dimensions. You can use the app’s AR technology to measure a room, a wall, or a piece of furniture, helping you figure out whether a certain item will fit where you want it.

Homestyler Interior Design

This app basically has it all when it comes to interior design. You can create various DIY projects, take photos of your room and virtually decorate it on the app, recreate design ideas you’ve found online, and much more. You can access furniture and decorations from various sites, including Ikea and Target. It also works like a social media network, so you can share your projects, comment on others, and get design inspiration online.

Ikea Room Planner

Ikea also has its own app to help inspire your designs and renovations. It allows you to design a virtual room where you’re able to change all the details, from the furniture to the color of the walls. Share your designs with others and see what goes together to help inspire your home designs.


Houzz has a handy app to inspire all of your home design needs. You can browse millions of images, with a useful search tool to find what you’re looking for. You can sketch and annotate with your own ideas and for your reference. And you can use the app to buy any items you find online while designing.


This app has similar features to help you discover ideas and trends to inspire your home design. It also allows you to live chat online with professional interior designers to help give you ideas or assist you in the design process.

If you need any more help designing your dream kitchen or installing your kitchen remodel, contact The Kitchen Center for our custom kitchens and storage solutions around Winston Salem, NC.