Hightech Handy Man


If you love doing home projects yourself there is an app for for that! With the growing popularity of phone apps, it’s no surprise that there are several apps for the do-it-yourselfers. Everything from apps that help you measure dimension accurately to apps that help would be interior decorators decide on what colors to use. Here are few of our favorite apps for DIY projects;


First off, since you’ll inevitably be paying a visit to your local home improvement store, Home Depot offers a free app for iPhone and Android users that makes it easy to locate the closest store. The app also makes it easy  to find their newest  deals and products.

Home Depot App

For only $1.99 iHandyCarpenter on iPhone gives the do-it-yourselfer a protractor, a bubble leveler, a ruler, a plumb bob, and a surface leveler- all in the palm of your hands. Basically a whole tool belt at your disposal for a fraction of the price it would cost to buy all those tools!

 IHandyCarpenter DIY

Have you ever seen a color in nature or on a vacation that you wanted to bring home for your bedroom or bathroom? Sherman Williams offers ColorSnap, a free app that lets you take a picture of any color and helps you locate paint of that color. Not only that it suggest complimentary colors and provides lots of information about color theory and concepts.

 Colorsnap-Decorating Tool

For the more spiritual minded home improver, there is Feng Shui Bagua Map. This apps helps you maximize your abundance, prosperity, body, soul and a whole lot more in accord with the ancient art of Feng Shui. Taking the guess work out of the metaphysical home improvement.

Feng Shui Ap for DIY

Knowing what things are going to cost is essential for staying within your home improvement budget and Carpet & Floors Calculator has you covered. With this useful app you input the specific dimensions of rooms and windows which allows you to accurately determine the cost of the total square footage for tile, carpets or windows.

 Carpet Calculator

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Phone Apps For the Handyman

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