Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

Chief Architect software was initially created for home design due to Simpson’s frustration in designing by hand. Finding that intuitive residential design software did not exist, Simpson created Chief Architect – a tool to design homes. Chief Architect’s first version of this professional 3D CAD home design product line was officially sold as version 2.0. New versions released over the years with key automated building features to help improve the process for residential design. In 1993, the company licensed a simplified version of the software to Broderbund for sale in the retail / DIY market. The company ended its relationship with Broderbund in 2002 following the release of 3D Home Architect 4.0. In 2003, Chief Architect signed a license agreement with Meredith Corporation to license the name Better Homes and Gardens. The company used Better Homes and Gardens Home Designer as the successor to 3D Home Architect. Finally in 2009, the company replaced Better Homes and Gardens name with Chief Architect Home Designer. In 2013, the company released its first mobile app “Room Planner” for the iPad market. Subsequent Room Planner releases have added additional features and functionality including the ability to import Room Planner files into select Chief Architect products.
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Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

The Home Designer® product line is based on the professional line of Chief Architect products. Combining the leading-edge home design software with the knowledge of the professional design market, Chief Architect, Inc. produces the best software tools for home design, remodeling, kitchens & baths, landscaping, decks, and cost estimating. Chief Architect developed and published the Home Designer product line under the Better Homes and Gardens® brand from version 6.0 through 8.0. All Better Homes and Gardens Home Designer products are compatible with Home Designer® 9.0 and newer products. It also created the 3D Home Architect brand from version 1.0 through 4.0.
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Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

3D Home Design Software Home Designer Suite is 3D home design software for DIY home enthusiasts. Created by Chief Architect, so you can enjoy the same type of tools that the professionals use for home design, interior design, and outdoor living. Home Designer Suite offers intuitive design and smart building tools for your home projects.

Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

Home Designer® is the top-rated 3D software for home design, interior design, and outdoor living projects. Home Designer leverages technology from Chief Architect® — professional architectural software. Discover why Home Designer is the best software for your next DIY house project.
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Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

Home Designer Suite is 3D home design software for DIY home enthusiasts. Created by Chief Architect, so you can enjoy the same type of tools that the professionals use for home design, interior design, and outdoor living. Home Designer Suite offers intuitive design and smart building tools for your home projects.
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Better Homes And Gardens Home Designer

Chief Architect® Software is a leading developer and publisher of 3D Architectural home design software for builders, designers, architects and home DIY enthusiasts. For professionals, we publish the Chief Architect® software product line; the most popular product for residential home design. And, for the consumer DIY home design market, we publish the top-selling and best-rated Home Designer® product line. With these compatible product lines, professionals and consumers can share ideas with ease. The Company contributes a large portion of its profits to the Opportunity Foundation.
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Chief Architect Software is a developer of 3D Architectural home design software for builders, interior designers, architects, and DIY home enthusiasts. Chief Architect uses intelligent building tools to create a 3D model of the structure and automatically generates all of the building systems of the home. For the professional architectural and building market, it publishes the Chief Architect® product line – chiefarchitect.com For the consumer DIY market, it publishes the Home Designer® product line – homedesigner.chiefarchitect.com
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3D Modeling & Home Design Home Designer automatically creates a 3D model as you draw the walls. And, in 3D you can continue design work – adding cabinets, placing furniture, painting walls or just visualizing your project. An extensive 3D Library of Suite objects make it easy so that styles, finishes and other design details can be accurately visualized. See our Samples Gallery.
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Our experience in designing custom homes has allowed us to meet and work with thousands of individuals, couples, partners and families. Nothing compares to going to that piece of land you love, stepping onto that foundation among those fragrant framed walls and imagining your new life in your new home.
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You’re ordering direct from the Architects and Designers who designed the plans. This gets you optimum personal customer service, better value for your dollar and direct contact with the architect or designer for any questions. You’ll find unlimited architectural floor plan styles and sizes, free plan revision consultation and free house plan modification estimates!
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Home Designer uses smart design objects, such as cabinets, to quickly and easily create various styles, shapes and sizes. Create any style of cabinet by choosing colors, countertops, door styles, backsplash, crown molding and hardware. Learn more about Kitchen, Bath & Interior Design features.
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Interior Design, Kitchen & Baths Home Designer uses smart design objects, such as cabinets, to quickly and easily create various styles, shapes and sizes. Create any style of cabinet by choosing colors, countertops, door styles, backsplash, crown molding and hardware. Learn more about Kitchen, Bath & Interior Design features.
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Home Designer automatically creates a 3D model as you draw the walls. And, in 3D you can continue design work – adding cabinets, placing furniture, painting walls or just visualizing your project. An extensive 3D Library of Suite objects make it easy so that styles, finishes and other design details can be accurately visualized. See our Samples Gallery.
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Home Designer includes automated tools to create site plans, landscaping, decks and patios. There are over 1,500 plants with detailed information about each plant including integrated Hardiness Zone Maps. Decking tools include automatic deck framing and a materials list for estimating. Learn more about Decks & Landscape Design features.
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Decks & Landscaping Home Designer includes automated tools to create site plans, landscaping, decks and patios. There are over 1,500 plants with detailed information about each plant including integrated Hardiness Zone Maps. Decking tools include automatic deck framing and a materials list for estimating. Learn more about Decks & Landscape Design features.
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The House Designers guarantees that our prices are the lowest you’ll find anywhere online. If you happen to find a better price online for house plans and meet the qualifications listed below, we’ll give you the difference PLUS an additional 5% discount off. We also offer a best price guarantee on modification changes. If you find a better price on modification changes for the same modification, we’ll match the price you find PLUS an additional 5% discount.
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Celebrate Earth Day with Eco-Friendly Home Ideas Think renewable, recyclable, and reclaimed as you strive to create an eco-friendly home. These earth-conscious design ideas show you how to make your home earth-friendly, lovely, and livable. View Slideshow
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Chief Architect Software is computer aided design software (CAD) for the home building industry created by Chief Architect Software, a software developer in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, United States. Chief Architect is a benchmark product for BIM building information modeling as it applies to residential construction. Released in 1992, Chief Architect Version 2 was a 3D computer graphics software product that ran on an early version of Microsoft Windows Version 3.1. Chief Architect Software enables the novice computer user to utilize technology to quickly and easily visualize a design in both 2D and 3D rendering environments. This has put a 3D home design tool in the hands of builders, contractors and homeowners who have traditionally lacked the skills to run complex CAD software.
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Think renewable, recyclable, and reclaimed as you strive to create an eco-friendly home. These earth-conscious design ideas show you how to make your home earth-friendly, lovely, and livable.
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There are a lot of things to consider as you prepare to build your new home. Don’t worry — The House Designers will be with you at each step along the way — teaching you the right questions to ask to make your dream home a reality. If you have any questions, or would like personal assistance in your search, please email, live chat or call our customer support line at 855-626-8638. We’d be thrilled to help you in any way that we can!
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It’s true what they say: Two are better than one. Whether you’re looking to wow party guests or you just want to shake up a tired menu, our incredible food mash-ups are a fantastic place to start. Dig in to breakfast-inspired ice cream, cake-flavor oats, pie cupcakes, and many more pairings made in flavor heaven!
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Magical Food Mash-Ups It’s true what they say: Two are better than one. Whether you’re looking to wow party guests or you just want to shake up a tired menu, our incredible food mash-ups are a fantastic place to start. Dig in to breakfast-inspired ice cream, cake-flavor oats, pie cupcakes, and many more pairings made in flavor heaven! View Slideshow
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Try these tried-and-true tricks for removing chewing gum and its residue from jackets, jeans, everything. Whether you're at work, home, or on the go, you're sure to find a cleaning process that will do the trick where and when you need it.