Planning Your Next Renovation - Austin Real Estate Agent

Planning Your Next Renovation


Renovations are a lot of work. Deciding on your finishes, finding the best and most qualified for the job, scheduling, managing. I could go on and on. I have been there. I have helped clients, and I have had my own fare share of renos so I thought I’d share some tips with you to make your renovation go as smooth as it possibly can. Also, don’t hesitate to reach out. I have connections and people I trust and I am always happy to provide a referral. 

How to find Inspiration: These sites will help you gather inspiration for your current, next or dream project. Never hurts to have goals! 

Pinterest: You can save images to your vision board to keep all of your ideas in one location. 

Houzz: This site allows you to create “ideabooks” so you can share with your renovation and project ideas with your reno professionals.

Apartment Therapy: This site will keep you up to date on all the latest design trends. 

Start Planning: These apps will help you design your dream space right at your fingertips. 

Magicplan: This app allows you to recreate your room and furniture to scale before moving anything around. 

DecorMatters: You can choose from a large selection of furniture, art and lighting from your favorite stores in an augmented reality. (ios only)

Home Design 3D Outdoor/Garden: Design your perfect patio by creating a 3D scale model. Add furniture and with easy drag and drop features. 

Pantone Studio: Using augmented reality, identify color palettes from your saved images to create a color swatch. (iOS only)

Your Mobile Toolkit:

Compass App: Determine where light hits during the day.

iHandy Level: Transform your phone into a level for hanging wall items.

Photo Measures: Take a picture of your space and get the measurements right away. 


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