10 Must Have Apps for Homeowners

Whether you’re still looking at homes for sale or you’ve just moved into a brand new home, we’ve found a few smartphone/tablet apps that you must have. These apps will help you with everything from decorating your home to discovering your new neighborhood to budgeting your next home remodeling project to even paying your mortgage.

1. iHandy Level – No matter if you’re hanging up a valuable art piece, a picture frame or a shelf, this handy level will help make sure it’s straight.

2. ColorSmart by BEHR – Smokestack Grey or Pinecone Green? Discover which paint color would look best in a room without making a single stroke. This app allows you to take a picture of the room, choose your paint, and then preview what the room would look like in the hue(s) you’ve chosen.

3. Photo Measures – Drop that ruler and pencil! With this app, you simply take an image of a room, then write in all its measurements so you never have to guess how much paint you need or what size curtains to buy.

4. AroundMe – This app is perfect for homeowners who are new to the area. AroundMe finds the closest restaurants, bars, shopping centers, coffee shops, banks, hospitals, movie theaters, pharmacies, grocery stores, gas stations and more.

5. Sum+It Up Billing Buddy – Planning a remodeling project? This app lets you know exactly how much the project will cost – from hiring a contractor to buying the necessary materials.

6. HomeSavvy – Home maintenance is an important, yet often forgetful thing to do. This app lets you set a home maintenance plan, then sends you alerts each time a task needs to be completed, such as changing the batteries in your smoke alarms, cleaning the gutters, fertilizing the lawn or even getting an oil change on your car. It also includes a directory of local businesses with customer ratings for each task that needs completed.

7. Remodelista – Get the inspiration you need to decorate every room in your home! This app provides you with expert advice, trendy DYIs and stylish furniture and décor.

8. Billminder – Never pay a late fee again! This app allows you to organize your mortgage, utilities, cable and all other bills by their due dates, then it sends you reminders when their due dates are close. You can even set up their secure AutoPay option that will automatically pay your bill on its due date.

9. My Home Scr.APP.book – Although we don’t like to think about it, disasters can happen. This app lets you take pictures, write descriptions, and add bar codes of your possessions and organizes them by which room they are in. This will come in handy for determining how much insurance you need and/or filing a claim if you ever need to.

10. iScape – Dreaming of a fresh, flower-filled front yard? This app lets you take a picture of your current yard, then select your improvements, such as fresh grass, mulch, flowers, trees and décor. Click on “save” and you will see your boring lawn transform into an outdoor oasis.

Fashion Freak? Top 4 Fashion Apps Trending in 2018

With time, the perspective of fashion changes. Once, what was a ‘cool’ trend, probably now is out of trend! Today, starting from clothes to matching accessories, handbags to shoes – everything you can buy online. The enhancements in the app development field have a great contribution to make it possible. If you are a fashion freak and love to keep yourself updated with the ongoing fashion trends in the latest market, read on! Here is a list of top-rated fashion apps of this year.

#1 Feedly

This news app is available for both desktop and mobile versions. Any kind of fashion related blogs, latest news is available on Feedly. The most important feature of this application is that it has impressive integration with other popular apps like Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, IFTTT, Twitter and so on. Looking for any blogs on latest fashion trends or news, Feedly would not disappoint you. However, setting up this app might take a few minutes. You can get Feedly on your smartphone without spending a single penny.

#2 Polyvore

Polyvore is a well-known name in the list of most popular fashion apps that are trending in the market today. It is a famous community, where discussion on latest trendy fashion products, sales, ideas etc. go on. More interestingly, this app provides a few customisation tools along with smooth shopping options. Other than fashion products and accessories, if you want to get new ideas for furniture items for home decor, Polyvore would give you plenty of ideas and references. You can get this application from Google Play Store at free of cost.

#3 The Hunt

Clothes, jewellery, accessories – The Hunt is the online marketplace for almost any fashion stuff that you can think of. Here, you can post different fashion ensembles. More interestingly, you can see posts of other members suggesting or recommending cheaper versions of any particular product. Even though The Hunt is not entirely bug-free, for finding creative and new ideas on fashion trends, to satisfy the quench of your shopping spree, to interact with like-minded fashion freaks around the world, this app is very useful.

#4 Pinterest

To explore new and creative ideas, Pinterest is a very good choice. Not only fashion related posts, you can find a lot of other interesting stuff on this popular application. Even for one-of-a-kind type of stuff, Pinterest is an intriguing app to dig in. Using this social media application, you can pin all the things that you like to your personal profile for the future references. The fascinating point about Pinterest is that it is available for free of cost without any kind of in-app purchases and it smoothly integrates with some of the other popular apps.

Other than all the above-mentioned mobile applications, Poshmark, Etsy etc. are some other popular names in the list of available fashion apps in the market of 2018.