4 Home Improvement Apps For Every Homeowner


Gadget & Apps

Do you want to be the envy of the neighborhood? Do you want privacy to be beautiful? Timber plantation shutters are an innovative and creative way to decorate your windows regardless of size or shape. Back in the day, shutters were seen on the biggest, most desirable homes. They were seen as mark of grandeur. Now, this magnificent piece of decorating beauty is brought to everyone no matter what type of window you have. Be creative in your colors and materials. These shutters will be the envy of the neighborhood.

If you are having trouble picking what you want, figuring out the right colors for your home, there are apps for that.



If you would like to pick out the perfect shutters for your windows, this is the app that will help you. Once you have installed the app, it lets you take a picture of your existing windows and put it on the app. From here, you are free to pick out any color shutters you want. Color the windows with the colors, and see immediately what your room will look like with this window treatment. This lets you customize your shutters, and know what it will look like before you purchase the material.




Joist is a free app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. You can download from iTunes. This app lets you type in your DIY material list, so that you have this organized list at your fingertips. It also lets you compare prices with all of your favorite DIY stores such as Home Depot, Lowe’s, and the like. The app will search for all materials on your list and tell you the best places with the best prices to purchase them. If you find that every time you do a DIY project, you are paying more than you should or going on endless hunts to find the material, this app is for you.




Take pictures of the room that you would like new window treatments on. Then let this app help you pick the right colors, the right materials, and the right price to make all of your home decorating dreams come true. This app also allows you to look at hundreds of pictures of already decorated rooms to give you great ideas for your own home. They have many different colors, materials, and designs to choose from. See these colors on your walls, in your own rooms, and in your own home.


THE WIKIHOW APP – The How To Manual


This is one of the biggest and best how to manuals ever to be made. This app has hundreds of articles on everything from decorating your room to installing window treatments. There are more than 120,000 articles on almost everything you could ever want to do yourself. So stop worrying about not knowing how to do something. Let Wikihow show you everything you need to know.


Don’t let unsightly window treatments keep you from inviting guests over or keep you from being proud of your home. If you aren’t sure if beautiful shutters will fit in your windows, decorate your room, or be a profitable investment, let these apps help you. They will help you pick out the best size, color, material, and price for your home’s new look. They will also help you find all the materials you need, so you don’t have to drive all over town looking.

Today’s feature writer is Nancy Baker, a freelance blogger who is a part of the team at Gotcha Covered, quality suppliers of timber plantation shutters in Sydney. She has a keen interest in interior design and loves to keep up with the latest trends.