Comparing the Different Home Designer Programs

Reference Number: KB-00084
Last Modified: September 29, 2015

The information in this article applies to:

Home Designer Professional or Home Designer Architectural or Home Designer Suite or Home Designer Interiors or Home Designer Essentials


I'm thinking of purchasing a Home Designer program, but don't know which product will best suit my needs.  Where can I find a comparison of the different tools and features of each version?


An online comparison matrix of each of the different current version software programs can be located on the website at:

You can also request a free trial version of the software on the website at:

Even if you are looking to purchase a less advanced version of the software, it can be a good idea to take download the Home Designer Pro trial for evaluation purposes. Then, if there is a particular tool or feature you want to make sure is available in a less advanced version, you can refer to the comparison matrix, or contact our Sales team directly to discuss your options.

 If you have any questions about differences between software versions and want to discuss which will best suit your needs, please feel free to contact our Sales team at your convenience.


If you have an earlier version of the program and are interested in upgrading, rebate information for moving up to the current version of the software is available on our website at: