Visualizing how that room will look in a certain color is easier than ever using smart phone apps. Did you just spot a piece of furniture and want to know if it will fit in a room? There’s an app for that as well.

Here are several apps designed to simplify the lives of amateur and professional interior designers.

Apps for Room Dimensions

1. Photo Measures

Take a photo of any room and note the measurements directly on the image. This is a wonderful app to have at the furniture store or figuring out how much tile to purchase.

Apps for Color

2. TapPainter

Simply snap a photo of a wall in your room, tap a color and see what it will look like.

3. ColorSnap

Sherwin-Williams has a color visualizing app based off of the company’s paints samples.

Apps for Design Ideas

4. Houzz

Need some design inspiration. Houzz allows you to browse over 10 million interior and exterior décor photos.

Ready, Set, Download, Decorate!

Fair warning. These apps can be addicting. And fun.