5 Handy Apps for Homeowners

So you’ve got a smartphone but have absolutely no interest in selfies, Snapchat, or any of the other social “next big things?” That doesn't mean there aren’t great apps that can add ease, convenience and fun to your life. So we’ve compiled a list of the 5 best handy apps for homeowners to make your life a little easier. Have a look below.


Let’s get this out of the way right off the bat. Paying bills is maybe the least enjoyable part of being a homeowner. But as you well know, it has to be done. This app can potentially make it a little easier by sorting all the bills you have due and sending you reminders about when and how much you have to pay.  

iHandy Level

Whether you’re hanging a new mirror or piece of art, or just want to fix that crooked wall hanging that’s been bothering you, this is on the most extremely handy apps for homeowners to have. It’s the exact same thing as having a fully functioning level right in your pocket. The readings are extremely accurate and the display is crisp and clear. It looks and functions just like a real level.


Trying to complete a few summer home improvement projects? This is the perfect app to keep you on track. This app allows you to set up a home maintenance plan for various tasks and projects and receive reminders and notifications when the time comes to do them. So whether it’s laying down a second coat of stain on your deck or it’s time to clean out those gutters, this is the perfect app to help you stay on top of all your home projects.


Championed by home decor and design professionals, this app is all about helping you turn your home into your dream home. Full of interior design inspiration and DIY tips  for achieving that perfect look, it is updated with fresh content daily and has plenty of great information to keep you coming back even when you don’t have a project in the works.

ColorSmart by BEHR

This app is available courtesy of the paint people at BEHR, and its purpose is to help you find the perfect color of paint for any room you like. Like paint swatches for the digital age, this app allows you to take a photo of any room and then virtually see what it would look like in any color of paint you like. Another app that lets you do the exact same thing except with landscaping for your yard is called iScape.

You don’t need to bury your head in your smartphone the way your kids do, but downloading a few handy apps for homeowners like these could make your experience as a homeowner a little easier and a little more fun. Be sure to check back with us soon for more information on our products as well as helpful tips for homeowners like you.