Outdoor Living, Decks & Landscapes

Great Landscaping Makes a Great Home!

The secret to great landscaping is to combine good planning and design before you begin. Whether you have a new home or an existing landscape, you'll find valuable resources to create a well-planned outdoor living space with our deck and landscaping software tools.

A backyard deck with landscaping
Deck Designer Tools
A cutaway of deck planking and framing below it

Patio & Deck Software Tools

Design your new deck or patio with the deck designer tools. Automatically generate a materials list or create cut and buy lists. Choose options for deck roofs, foundations, framing, deck planking and railing styles.

Plant Chooser
A floor plan view of a backyard landscaping design

Terrain & Site Planning Tools

Create flat, sloped or irregularly shaped lots. Define the lot shape, elevation and contours with powerful terrain modeling tools. Show your lot setback requirements, roads and sidewalks for neighbors or building professionals.

Outdoor Kitchens

Outdoor kitchens are one of the most popular trends today and creating yours can be easy. Choose from name-brand appliances and furnishings from the architectural 3D Library to create realistic outdoor living areas.

VIEW PRODUCTS
Outdoor kitchen and BBQ

Create Beautiful Landscapes

Create the landscape you have been dreaming of. Plan and design your outdoor living space with terrain features, gardens, and plants that allow quick and easy customization so you can visualize your finished yard in 3D.

A fenced in backyard
Over 3,600 Plants
A quiet area with a bridge over a creek

Over 3,600 Landscaping Plants

Choose from over 3,600 botanically accurate flowers, trees and shrubs - from tropical to desert. Use the Plant Chooser for detailed plant information including hardiness and growth. Use Pre-Arranged landscaping beds from the 3D Library to quickly add visual appeal to your designs.

Lounge chairs by a pool

Pools, Ponds & Pathways

Create gardens, pathways, hills, valleys and ponds for the perfect landscape. Driveways and sidewalks will automatically follow your terrain contours. Insert water features with Stream and Pond tools. With landscaping, use the Grow Plants slider feature to see future plant growth.

Import a Home Photo for Landscaping
A before and after view of a house with landscaping added

Import Photos for Landscaping

Import a photo into the program and use it as a backdrop for your landscape or deck project. Remodeling your home and want to see your new view out your window? Take a picture and visualize your changes before you remodel.