Homestyler is a simple to use room design app that has an intuitive user-interface making it very easy for DIY amateurs to learn the software features with many user guides and tutorials available. Once you are finished the floor plan models, the application produces 8K and 12K panoramic views of your designed room making this app state-of-the-art and exceeding its competition. The room design app also includes a vast catalog of furniture, decorations, appliances and more to help give you professional ideas without the need for an interior decorating degree. This app goes into great detail allowing users to further customize the finished product with colors, textures, decor, windows and doors. Homestyler is a free home design software app and very fast if you choose their Basic (free) plan which gives you standard graphics. This makes it a very attractive room design app allowing you to render your entire house without spending a dime. Upgrade and pay for the Pro ($16/month) or Master ($32/month) plans and get HD and Ultra HD renderings.
HomeByMe is a popular room design app that focusses on creating 2D floor plans from scratch using the apps wizard tool called Draw Walls. This unique and popular feature offers a sizeable database of templates to choose from and help the homeowner get ideas on how their interior design layout could look. The templates include ideas for many branded objects including furniture, appliances and decor from Wayfair, Pottery Barn and AllModern. Unlike the other room design apps we discuss, HomeByMe has a free plan does not limit your design possibilities and lets the user test the best features of the software. The premium plan includes unlimited design projects and 360 degree images. However we recommend sticking with their free plan as the 3D functionality still has its bugs and can lag production significantly. Their HD renders are very quick to produce and are plentiful to get the job done right. Also included with the HomeByMe interior design app is a community of images shared in their social media platform helping you get ideas on how to make your room design right.
Morpholio Board is a dream mood board room design app and software package that syncs seamlessly with the IOS community including iPhone, iPad and Mac PCs. This app is very popular with interior designers for its unique features including a huge library of inspirational design ideas of products, decor and furniture and powerful collage tools to help design and present your finished work. Once done you have the ability to see what objects will look like in the room, which are automatically added to custom shopping list. This app has been called addictive by Elle Decor and awarded Best Apps for interior design and architecture. Our major con for this app is it is not available for Windows or Android. The free version of this app is enough for most DIY designers and includes a feature to connect their Pinterest account. The pro plan is only $12 a year and features more customization with colors and textures. They have a secondary IOS application called Morpholio Trace that is a floor plan creator and transforms your design to 3D models.
Live Home 3D is a room design app delivered on multiple platforms (iOS, Mac, Windows) and produces detailed CAD like 2D floor plans and graphically enhanced 3D renderings. This app takes pride in its unique feature that takes you designs and turns them into Ultra HD videos and 360 degree panoramic photos. When finished with the room designs, the app can export the project as floor plans, 2D elevations, 3D models, videos and screenshots. This is one of the best room design apps for quick and easy programming from starting the floor plan to furnishing the entire house. Not only is Live Home 3D a great as landscape design software for building a deck, patio and yard plans. For the outdoors, this app can generate 2D elevations giving your home a side perspective with 3D terrain based on the actual landscape. Live Home 3D has a free version called the basic plan, standard for $4.99/month and Pro for $9.99/month.
Planner 5D is a robust room design app offering multiple automated tools to help advance the design progression seamlessly. This app is aimed at professionals and individuals working on multiple rooms at once. Planner 5D has a wizard tool room generator giving you a many choices of existing templates to help get the design process moving even faster. As you choose templates to fit your interior design, the wizard tool will give layout and style recommendations that can be further customized to your desires. For those that already have a floor plan designed, the app has an AI Plan Recognition feature that converts blueprints into a detailed 3D model. At this point you can finish your project by furnishing and decorate the room with objects from their vast digital catalog of items. By far the best feature of this home design software is the final results giving you a 3D model that you can virtually walk through and adjust your image and lighting effects where it feels like you are actually standing in the room. Planner 5D has a free basic plan and 3 more yearly paid subscription levels for $15.99, $59.99 and $89.99.