With the right apps, the smartphone in your pocket can transform into a home improvement super-tool. Developers have cooked up all kinds of creative ways to leverage your phone’s high-tech innards (camera, accelerometer, GPS, touchscreen, etc.) to help out with your DIY projects. Whether you’re doing major renovations, thinking of redecorating, or just want to hang a picture, there are lots of apps that will come in handy.
Check out the slideshow above to see some of our favorites!