Training Center, Tips & Tricks
Start designing now! Startup videos will show you how easy it is to create a basic home in just minutes. Then get hands-on help with your projects as over 100 videos guide you through program features and offer step-by-step tutorials that teach you how to tackle common remodel projects like a pro. Plus, as you work, tips and tricks offer help on-the-fly with the specific tool you’re using.
Professional Designed Home Plan Templates
Need inspiration or an instant starting point? Editable house plans put you on a fast-track for designing, or browse them for room layout ideas.
QuickStart™ - A simple way to create custom home designs
It’s easy to start from scratch! Simply select a room, click and drag it to your custom size, then drag more rooms into position. Dimensions change in real time as you make adjustments. Once finished, your design automatically becomes an editable, 2D plan. Choose controls from top-down and 3D views provide even more visualization power.
QuickPalletTM decorates an entire room in one mouse click!
Preselect your favorite paint colors, wood floors, carpet, wall coverings and more, then apply them instantaneously to any room. Options to define colors and materials. Try different groupings and see instant results.
Simple Drag & Drop
Choose from thousands of library objects, landscape plantings, paint colors, and building materials to design your dream home.
Floor Plan Trace to scan and trace your own floor plans
Scan your favorite floor plan, or one you sketched and trace it in the program. Scale with precision controls.
PhotoView™ incorporates your pictures
Just need to add a decorative landscaping to your existing house? Take a picture of your existing home and easily add it with PhotoView™! Definable shadows make your home and new landscape design come to life!