• Archictecture & Construction

    Apps for Carpenters:

    • CabinetMaker -- a free magazine for carpenters.
    • iHandy Level  -- This tool is indispensable for hanging pictures. Rest your iPhone on top of the frame, and it acts as a level.  
    • Carpenter's Helper Lite -- Free Construction Calculator -- is an advanced construction calculator, capable of handling even the most demanding construction projects. With its easy-to-use layout & features, it blows expensive stand-alone construction calculators out of the water; and at a fraction of the cost!
    • Drawvis Free -- is an application for viewing technical drawings in AutoCAD DXF textual format. You can attach notes of various types to your drawings.
    • iBlueprint -- is a mobile tool designed for home owners, real estate agents, architects, electricians, painters, carpenters and more.  iBlueprint allows users to create and export a custom floor plan of any structure.
    • OnSite PlanRoom -- lets you review and share plans and construction documents on your iPad. OnSite PlanRoom is designed to synchronize with ConstructionOnline, where you can easily upload and store your plans and construction documents!
    • Construction Zone HD Lite Game -- Build your contraptions, test, and complete a variety of challenges.
    • Demolition City - Level the World Game -- This city is old and falling down.  It's time to clear out the decrepit structures and what better way to do that than by blowing them up? Plant bombs and blast the structures away in this addicting game.  You get a set number of bombs to bring down all pieces of the structure below a specified line.
    • Woodworking with The Wood Whisperer -- This is a free companion app for the woodworking community at TheWoodWhisperer.com.  TWW is a free resource full of 100's of how to woodworking videos, shop tours and projects. In short, it's education and entertainment for the modern woodworker.

    Apps for Architects:

    • AutoCAD WS -- enables you to work with AutoCAD drawings directly on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. Accurately annotate and revise drawings while you are on location in the field, in meetings, or out of the office. Work with local versions of your designs when you don’t have an Internet connection, and easily open DWG and DXF™ files you receive as email attachments directly on your device. Experience the freedom of taking your designs with you—wherever you go.
    • Architizer -- the online source for new architecture is now on iPad. Tens of thousands of buildings are represented with huge pictures, all in a constantly updated stream.
    • Architect News -- ARCHITECT offers architecture news, market intelligence, business and technology solutions, continuing education, building products, and other resources for practicing architects.
    • Architects Choice -- is the leading product and technology magazine for architects. With the Architects Choice App you can receive every issue and stay up to date with the latest architecture news, products, and trends. 
    • MagicPlan -- measures your rooms and draws your floor plan just by taking pictures. You can then get your floor plan in PDF, JPG and DXF format or publish an interactive floor plan on the web. With MagicPlan, everyone can create a floor plan in only a few minutes.
    • PlanGrid -- is a free construction app that lets contractors and architects to collaborate with all their project plans, specs and photos on the iPad.  Upload your PDF drawings to plangrid.com and they will automatically sync to all your teams iPads in real time!  Any markups you make can also be easily shared with everyone on your construction project.

    Apps for Interior Designers:

    • Amazing Interior Design Ideas HD -- is designed for homeowners and design professionals. The app has one of the most stunning and comprehensive collections of home design images for the iPhone/iPad. Browse through our award winning interior images and save the ones you like to your device or share it with your designers, architect and contractors via Email, Facebook and Twitter.
    • Houzz Interior Design Ideas -- Called the "Wikipedia of interior and exterior design" by CNN, Houzz has the largest database of home design ideas on the net, with over 150,000 high resolution photos.  Browse photos by style, room and location and save them to your virtual idea book — it's the equivalent of clipping design magazines to a scrapbook — making ideas easier to search, save, and share. Experience Houzz.com as an iPad app and save your photos locally for offline access. Find everything from local designers to architects and contractors who can help you realize your ideas.  The best part is, browsing your idea book; they'll get exactly what you're trying to do.
    • Interior Design Photo Collections -- A variety of interior photo albums. What style do you prefer? Modern? Elegant? Simple? This app lets you view the whole spectrum of interiors, to elegant North American mansions to refreshing rooms with ornamental plants and beyond. These albums have many uses: helping design a new home or remodeling, examples for arranging rooms, studying design, for wild ideas and more.
    • iHome HD -- Here include many pictures of the home. Every one of these picture can also be saved as your iPad's wallpaper. This version is only free, you can update to the full version "iHome HD", and there are more High definition and high-quality picture waiting for you now.
    • AutoCad WS -- Accurately annotate and revise drawings while you are on location in the field, in meetings, or out of the office. Work with local versions of your designs when you don’t have an Internet connection, and easily open DWG and DXF™ files you receive as email attachments directly on your device.  Experience the freedom of taking your designs with you—wherever you go.
    • Design this Home -- Become a superstar designer as you decorate and expand your house! Customize every element of your home: arrange furniture, put up cabinets, paint the walls, renovate the floors and more - anything is possible in Design This Home™! Increase your home's value and collect income from your residents - the nicer the home, the more cash and XP you'll earn!
    • Remodel or Move - Interior Design -- Remodeling? Decorating? Building? Or Renovating? The RemodelOrMove App and website will take you beyond dreaming to actually doing! Use the App to research the look for a room, find a perfect pendant light or floor tile and save it to your Idea File. In your Idea File you can make notes about each picture, tag them with keywords and even rate them. 
    • Virtual Interior Design -- is a custom-made app for anyone who wants to decorate their homes in an easy, fast and funny way. Thinking of an unusual design for your bedroom? Or simply wondering if that couch that you really like fits perfectly in your living room? Take a picture of the item you love, and have fun placing it in your virtual room. Push your imagination over the limits!
    • iScape Free -- Spectacular landscape designs made easy with iScape Free. Simply take a picture of your house and start designing your dream landscape today. It's that easy! Are you tired of just a vision? Make it a reality with iScape! This landscape design app allows you to see your options before the work is done and more importantly before the money is spent. Access to an ever-increasing image database that offers you a wide variety of options. Which type of mulch would look better here? Where should this Tree be placed? Will it even “match" my overall design? With all of these options at your fingertips, your very own 'oasis' will come to life. Get to work with iScape!
    • HGTV Shelf -- HGTV Shelf brings inspiration, tips and DIY projects for your home and garden directly to your tablet in a rich, interactive format. Explore topics such as closet and home organization, mixing and matching colors and easy weekend DIY projects. Powered by the experts at HGTV.com, HGTVRemodels.com, DIYNetwork.com and FrontDoor.com, each issue of HGTV Shelf offers dozens of photos, articles and videos to guide and inspire your next home project.
    • HGTV Folio -- Discover your decorating style and find design inspiration from HGTV’s experts. Explore, save, note, and share your favorite photos and styles from wherever you happen to be – HGTV Folio is your personal portable style guide.
    • HGTV Home Design Studio -- Welcome to Makeover Central! The HGTV® HOME Design Studio at Bassett is your place to start your room makeover. It features the HGTV® HOME Design Studio custom upholstery that's expertly tailored in the USA with your choice of 1000 fabrics and delivered to your home in 30 days. The Design Studio has design ideas that will inspire you to make your room 100% yours.
    • DIY Watch -- DIY to Go is now DIY Watch! You can still stay connected with your favorite DIY shows and find how-to inspiration for your own home with DIY Watch. Catch up with DIY’s distinctive programming and exclusive extras wherever and whenever you want. Updated daily with full TV episodes, clips and DIYnetwork.com original content. Peruse videos and find ideas on how to transform your own space.
    • Homestyler Interior Design  -- Get inspired with stunning interior design projects, tips and trends. Then watch your own home design ideas come to life by experimenting with real products and colors. Take the guesswork out of home remodeling with Autodesk Homestyler.
    • Magic Plan -- This app creates inside maps. It measures your rooms and draws your floor plan just by taking pictures. Simply add objects, annotations, and attributes to create an inside map. 
     
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