There’s An App For That

4th February 2022

There’s An App For That

Best Apps to Aid Your Interior Design Venture


2021 was one of the busiest years on record for the UK property market. And as well as we want to own our property, we also like to make our house a home and put a personal stamp on it.

According to new research, 69% of homebuyers to have purchased a property in the last six months have plans to improve their property, with 52% planning minor, aesthetic improvements while 17% are going big with significant changes such as an extension.

In terms of the areas of the home we’re looking to improve the most, the kitchen ranks top with the garden and bedrooms also an important area of focus. Bathrooms, living rooms, and external spaces are the next most likely areas for a home improvement makeover.

A fresh lick of paint is the most common task on the to-do list, with new flooring, landscaping the garden, new furniture and new appliances also the most common improvements being made.

There are a hundred and one things to consider when renovating your house into your dream place to live. When getting into the interior design headspace, there is so much to think about. 
This is a creative paradise or an intimidating prospect. Luckily, the interior design world has many fantastic apps to help you out.

This blog provides a list of the best interior design apps to help you make your house your dream home.

Morpholio Board

Awarded “Best App,” Board is the interior designer’s dream software. Called “Ideal” by Interior Design, “Addictive” by ELLE DÉCOR and “Stellar” by Design Milk, Board combines your perfect product library with powerful tools and the mobility to work or present anywhere. Morpholio allows creating a clear picture of your thought process and mood boards behind your up and coming renovation.

Ikea Place

IKEA Place lets you virtually place true-to-scale 3D models in your very own space. Combining the latest AR technology and IKEA’s smart home solutions, you can experience IKEA like never before.

Get inspired through camera first experiences and our specially curated collections. There is always something new to try at home with continual product highlights and groups.

Furnish a whole room in just one tap or find the perfect product by searching with your camera. 

Houzz - Home Design & Remodel

Houzz is the No. 1 app for improving and designing your home. Whether you’re building, remodelling or decorating, Houzz has you covered.

Get the Best Home Design Ideas
Find, View and Buy Products for Your Home
Find, Hire and Collaborate with the Best Home Professional for Your Project
Get Advice

Planner 5d

Design your dream home effortlessly and have fun. Create a beautiful interior design for your room or house using more than 6723 decor elements available in the Planner 5D floor plan creator app. Build your home with love, using tips and ideas from interior design layouts available in the app with the help of AR Room visualisation or a 3D room planner.
You can effortlessly embody any interior design or exterior of the house, use ready-made projects and add your design, furniture, decor, floors, etc., to them. In Planner 5D, there are no restrictions on choosing a floor plan design, creating a plan and a room design: kitchen, bathroom, living room, or bedroom.


Both easy and intuitive, HomeByMe allows you to create your floor plans in 2D and furnish your home in 3D while expressing your decoration style.


iScape is the No. 1 app for designing your outdoor living areas. Whether you’re a do-it-yourself (DIY) Homeowner or an industry Pro, iScape has you covered.

If you’re DIY’ing it, iScape makes it easy to plan out what to buy and how to put it all together. If you’re hiring a landscaper, the app can help you explore ideas and share your vision. It is user friendly and has features that include a virtual pen, the ability to insert objects and more. This is considered one of the best landscape design apps.

Paint Tester

See how new colours look on your walls before you paint!

Finding the right colour for a room can be a challenge, but Paint Tester shows you the results without all the pain of painting and repainting! Quickly try out colours from the palette or take a photo of a colour you'd like to try, and apply it to pictures of your own home! Know what you're getting into before the first drop of paint touches the walls.

Paint Tester's variety of tools and smart paint bucket make it easy to change the wall colour in a picture in a matter of seconds!

Instagram & Pinterest

If you haven’t looked at Pinterest or Instagram for ideas and questions about where to start, you are seriously missing a trick.

With the ability to get ideas from thousands of users, Pinterest is an excellent app for those looking for inspiration, design ideas, or generally seeing up to date trends. This is a fantastic tool to help you get started in your interior design journey.

Instagram is a hub for inspiration and ideas, not just for interior design but everything you can imagine. From cutting edge designers to experienced industry professionals, Instagram provides the user with several contrasting ideas which may be just the inspiration needed for the next project.