|Update or design your living spaces with ease. Intuitive tools provide a fun way to remodel your kitchen or bath, plan room additions, even your dream home. Start designs easily with QuickStart or a professionally drawn sample plan. The Designer's Toolkit provides what you need to quickly experiment with your decorating ideas. Add room additions, furniture groupings, even landscape gardens with a mouse click. Design an outdoor living area or experiment with landscaping by importing a photo, adding plants, custom fence and use the ‘grow' feature to age your landscape over time.
QuickStart lets you lay out the space in your floor plan by dragging together simple shapes A roof is automatically created as the walls are drawn Thousands of furniture items, plants and building materials. Designer's Toolkit makes it easy to personalize your spaces NEW Room Addition tool provides drag and drop ease to adding a sun room or addition Open combined 2D/3D views to preview while you change your plan NEW Integrates with mobile Landscape Quote for estimating your landscape projects Tutorials help you whenever you have questions NEW: Integrated diy ‘HowTo tips' from industry experts
Features To Help You Decorate:
NEW Customizable QuickPalettes let you create unlimited color schemes to reuse as you wish QuickPalettes let you apply color schemes to a room with a single mouse click SmartWand gives unprecedented ease of changing materials on any surface, in a room or the complete home Change furniture with Drag and Drop materials Experiment with customizable lighting Complete control over every light fixture with brightness; light spread and more Complete groups of furniture to drop in to your drawing with a mouse click Customizable cabinets and fixtures
Features To Help With Landscaping!
Over 4000 plants defined by climate zones Age your landscape to see how it will look as it grows Draw plant beds with point and click Change the sun direction to check shadows for plant sunlight requirements Outdoor kitchens and customizable outdoor cabinets
Windows® XP, Windows Vista® , Windows® 7 Intel® Pentium® III, Celeron® or compatible 1.0 GHz processor or higher (multi-core processors supported) 256 MB of RAM 3.5 GB of Hard Disk Space VGA Video Card displaying at least 1024x768 with 32-bit color DVD-ROM drive Mouse with wheel recommended 64 MB Video Card Memory Internet access and Internet Service Provider account required¹
¹User is responsible for all Internet access fees and phone charges.