Houzz adds 3-D home staging to mobile app

Home design platform's 'View in My Room 3D' lets users project furniture into camera view of Apple devices
  • Given Houzz's popularity, 'View in My Room 3D' could help normalize the use of augmented reality in home decorating.

Some prospective buyers can’t recognize a home’s full potential because they aren’t able to picture alternative design schemes. Houzz, an online home design platform and marketplace, has added a new feature to its iOS mobile app that can help house hunters transcend this mental limitation.