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The Best Apps for Planning a Room Design

June 16, 2019 3:47 pm Published by Comments Off on The Best Apps for Planning a Room Design

As the saying goes, “There’s an app for that!” Banking, games, language learning, flower identification, you name it, there’s a smartphone app available for practically anything you can think up. If you’re purchasing one of the new homes in Chelsea AL in the latest phase of building at Willow Branch community and you want to start exploring your decorating options, there are a bunch of great apps to help you plan the perfect room layout and design.

If this is your first time creating a floor plan and you’re looking for something simple and straightforward, Magic Plan (available for iOS and Android) is a great starting point. This free app takes the drawing and measuring out of the equation and lets the user create floor plans based on their own photos.

If you want to play around with colors and scale and floor coverings and furniture arrangements and all of those fascinating elements of room design, Rooms is an easy and entertaining way to explore it all. Enter the room’s dimensions and you’re ready to start designing! The app, available for iOS, is free, but you do need to the $3 upgrade in order to actually save your room designs.

For a speedy start, try Room Creator, a free Android app, that potentially lets you create an interior in ten minutes or less. Enter the room’s dimensions and start exploring your options with color, flooring, decor elements, and more. This is a simple and straightforward app to use according to reviews.

Android users may be interested in the Floor Plan Creator app. This free app (in-purchase apps $1-7 per product) provides users with the option of creating 3D floor plans for an even better sense of the design and layout. If you’re going to be purchasing furniture for the room, the app is particularly helpful in letting you know if the furniture will fit the room.

For real accuracy, Amikasa is earning praise and Webby awards for its ability to let users create room layouts with actual furniture and decor offered by a huge variety of brands. This helps take the guesswork out of the design. Plus, the app, which is available for iOS and Android, lets you take a virtual walk-through tour of the room to let you get a feel for the room’s flow. If you want to share it with friends for advice and/or gushing praise, you can share the rooms via social media.

Using any of these apps gives you a chance to play around with options and try variations you may not have considered previously. Explore colors and patterns and furniture styles at your leisure. By the time you’re ready to decorate one of the homes in Chelsea AL from Scotch Homes, you’ll have a clear vision and sense of exactly what you want and need. Of course, if you’re considering one of the homes in the beautiful Willow Branch community, which has just opened Phase III, you should act fast, because there are only 10 home sites remaining. Between these apps and their design team, you’ll have a stunning home!

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