Creating an Arched or Transom Doorway

Reference Number: KB-00310
Last Modified: July 16, 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


How do I add an arched or transom doorway to my plan?


An arched or transom doorway can be added to a plan in Home Designer by using the Doorway Library.

To add an arched or transom doorway

  1. If you do not see the Library Browser select View> Library Browser to turn on its display.

  2. Navigate to Architectural> Doors & Doorways> Entryways.

  3. From the list, choose an appropriate opening.

  4. Lastly, click a wall on the plan. The arched or transom doorway will be added to the plan.