Architectural applications are very useful not only for those who work in the area but also for those who are looking for tips to make changes and renovations in your home or apartment.
You're often sure you need to change something, but you have no idea where to start. Then enter the architecture apps, which will give you several tips and help take the first step.
The truth is that apps have come up with the goal of making life easier for people. Including the architects, who can create plants and make calculations through the cell phone itself. So you do not need to go behind a computer or various work tools, with the rules for calculating angles.
Looking for apps in this area? Check out which ones are the best you should download on your smartphone, whether you are an architecture professional or anyone interested in remodeling your home:
Is your idea to decorate some home environment? So the Homestyler app (for interior design) will be your great ally. With it you take a picture of some room in your house and test what you would like to change: the color of the wall, the placement of a wallpaper, rugs, furniture, pictures and decorative items.
It's almost like recreating the room in your home virtually and being able to test what your idea would look like without moving furniture or starting wallpaper / wallpaper. It would be a test to see if it's going to look exactly the way you're imagining it.
In addition to creating your own project you also have access to the items that already exist in the app, you can choose between trends and thus go mounting space. For example, if you want to bet on the vibrant blue trend, you'll find items that fit that tone and you can see how they look in the environment you want to redecorate. And if you do not like it, just start over with another trend that caught your eye.
The app allows you to create projects from scratch or take a photo of the environment ready and go testing the news. It is all in Portuguese and can be found both in Google Play how much in Apple Store .
This app will please more who works with architecture or has ease with drawings. The idea is to upload everything you create to anywhere and be able to edit both on your tablet, cell phone and computer. That is, if that idea came up and you are not near the notebook, but have a cell phone on hand, you can create the will.
The app is paid, but you can test for a week. In addition to creating and accessing designs that you have already made, there is also the option of using a sample drawing. You then select, trim, draw, make notes, and take measurements. This is in both the ready-made models and those that you develop.
One of the great practicalities of the app is being able to open your existing drawings that are saved in Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive, not just those on your phone or tablet.
The idea of Magicplan is very similar to that of the first app that was quoted in the text, Homestyler. The difference is that here you will not only decorate an environment of your house, but rather create the complete plan. That is, we can say that it is a mixture of AutoCad and Homestyler.
When opening the application you must make a free registration, putting your email address and purpose of use. Both professionals and people who want to use the app for personal use can take advantage of Magicplan.
After accessing with your account, just click on "new plant". You will have access to the following options: capture, which would take a picture of an environment of your home; draw, for those who have practicality with drawing and want to draw their own plant; import and draw, to import an existing plan and create a new terrain survey.
The more laymen can use the capture option, photograph each corner of the space they want to change and fit the plant, as if they were assembling a puzzle. Then it is possible to furnish the space, to see what would be the new arrangement of furniture.
4. Autodesk SketchBook
This free application is very practical for those who need to save their sketches and drawings of plants. To start using it just create an account using your email address. Anyone who already uses Autodesk (hint number two) can take advantage of the same account.
You have the option to create new sketches, access your mobile gallery and share your designs. In editing it is possible to select, transform, change the color, put text and even create videos with time lapse. There are also several pencil options to draw.
5. Sun Seeker
Knowing where the sun hits and where it does not hit an environment is very important for anyone planning a particular space. So you know that furniture would be better positioned in the part that receives sunlight and in the part where it does not arrive.
The good news is that you will not have to spend all day in the room observing how the position of the sun - let alone repeating it at all times of the year. With the Sun Seeker you can find out exactly which parts of that environment will receive sunlight.
The app uses the camera phone and shows you not only where the sun is at the time you are using the app but also what position you will be in the next few hours. Available to Android and iOS , but on Google Play it takes $ 22.99 to use the app.
6. CAD Touch
In the free version of the application it is possible to make your own drawings, find tutorials and edit any glitches that you have identified after completing your project.
Besides editing you can measure, make notes, new drawings and visualize the final result. If you have something ready saved in a folder on your phone - or online - you can completely recreate and reinvent everything you've produced before.
It is suitable for architects and can be used anywhere. At the end you send the file by email. Which makes it practical for when you are away from the computer and office. The next day just download the file on the computer and continue the project or finalize it the way you want.
7. Angle Meter PRO
If you need to measure the angles of a certain construction or some object that will be part of the decoration of the house, you no longer have to have the famous ruler with level. Your smartphone will do the measurements with the help of this application.
Simply install on the cell phone, open and place on the surface you want to measure the angle. No registration required. The app immediately gives you the measurement options.
Available for Android and iOS . At Google Play the app is free but contains ads. At the Apple Store you have to pay to use Angle Meter, but you have access to more options than the free version of Android, such as measuring angles from your camera phone.
8. Simple reform
The Simple Reform is a very useful application for those who are thinking of remodeling the house and want to know on average how much they will spend. The app is national and has SINAPI as source of prices.
Select your state, choose whether to make a spreadsheet unfastened or not canceled, and select the reference month. Betting is the most recent month available in the app. Click save.
You will be redirected to the next screen where you must fill in initial service data, infrastructure and foundations, structure, floors, walls, coatings, doors, windows, paint, roofing, electrical, hydraulic, sanitary and demolition and removal facilities. It is not mandatory to complete everything, only what will be part of your retirement.
When you complete the data you can view the complete budget and have a sense of how much you will spend on your retirement.
You can see that there are several architecture applications available for use on your smartphone! If you have any other options to add to the text, tell us in the comments!