Home Design & Room Planning Software

Create realistic floor plans and 3D models in minutes for your next room or home design project on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod. Quickly place and arrange rooms, furniture, cabinets, doors and windows.

Visualize rooms and furnishings — choose from hundreds of colors, materials, textures and 3D objects to design and decorate your room or house.

— Have Fun Designing Your Home Project!

Home Design
Room Design

  • Lay out your rooms with drag and drop from the Library. Choose room shapes: Square, L-Shaped and T-Shaped
  • Bump and merge rooms. Expand your designs by turning walls invisible
  • Resize rooms to your dimensions and assign room labels
  • View room designs in 3D and take virtual tours
  • Create any custom home design or start from a sample plan

Room Layout & Decorating


  • Will your furniture fit into your living space? Room Planner knows!
  • Use Room Planner to quickly place and resize your furniture
  • Choose from appliances, doors, windows, cabinets, sofas, tables, entertainment, interior accessories, and much more
  • 3D camera tools for room and dollhouse views

Floor & Space Planning

  • Floor plans for rooms, houses, and offices
  • Create floor plan brochures; great for real estate
  • Easily lay out rooms in 2D
  • Choose from a Library of objects with the latest home furnishing trends
  • Quickly rearrange furniture and visualize in 3D
  • Size rooms and furnishings (imperial and metric)
  • Experiment with room layout and colors

Colors, Materials, & Textures


  • Double Tap to apply your favorite color or material
  • Have fun with colors, materials and textures to visualize walls, flooring and furnishings with Material Painter®
  • Built in Library of paints, fabrics, flooring, woods, countertops, stone, brick, siding and others
  • Use the Color Wheel to create unlimited colors and textures
  • Paint History to quickly apply previously used materials

Kitchens, Baths, & Interiors

  • Remodeling a kitchen or bath? Quickly lay out your new room ideas
  • Choose from a variety of cabinets that snap to walls and other cabinets
  • Insert cabinets with appliances and fixtures
  • Change cabinet and countertop colors and visualize your new room in 3D
  • Choose from several cabinet styles - base cabinets, wall cabinets, full height cabinets - arrange to design your custom kitchen or bath
  • Design offices, bedrooms, kid's rooms, living spaces or even a garage

Remodeling - Measuring As-Built Rooms

  • For Remodeling, place rooms and use a Bluetooth DISTO™ laser distance meter to input dimensions
  • Accurately measure rooms, doors, windows, and other objects to the nearest 1/8 inch or three decimal places
  • Room Planner files can be imported into Chief Architect desktop software (Mac or PC) to further detail a design or create construction documents
  • File import to Chief Architect includes walls, windows, and doors
Bluetooth Disto and iPad Mini running Room Planner

System Requirements

  • iPad 2 or newer
  • iPhone 4 or newer
  • iOS 6 or newer

  • For Bluetooth laser:
    • Dimension Bundle
    • iPad 3 or newer
    • Disto Laser D510 (E7500)
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