You can create a new material from any image you have on your system for use in your Home Designer library browser.
Library catalog download failures are usually caused by settings in your firewall. Here is how to add an exception to the firewall to allow the download to complete.
Bring in textures to customize a design.
Home Designer comes with many tools to help you design an HVAC (Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning) system for your home.
Home Designer makes it easy to change any material to suit your needs. Read more to find out how.
The panes in your library browser are re-sizable. This means that sometime they can be moved/re-sized in an undesirable way. Read more to see how to fix this.
Free library content for Home Designer is easy to download and install.
If you are having trouble with your internet connection, or cannot download the entire Core Catalog, you can import the catalogs from the installation DVD.
Library catalogs are available for download from our 3D Library website. While there are catalogs available for several different version of Chief Architect, you should only attempt to install those for your version.
There are a number of different Home Designer files that can be migrated from one computer to another.
Sometimes you will need to share or copy your custom library objects and materials with another computer. Read more to learn how to do this the easy way.
If you've created or imported an object or material that you would like to use in other drawings. You can add it to your library for easy access.
In this article we will show you how to subscribe your Home Designer software to the online catalogs available to your product.
Paintings, prints and photographs are materials that can be applied to wall and desk frames found in the Library Browser.
Most objects you add to your plan by default are placed on the floor. In this article we will show you how to move these objects to a shelf or counter top.
If you can no longer find your library browser on the screen, check out these quick tips to find it quickly.
Select Library> Install Core Content to restart the core catalog download if it has been interrupted or failed. If the process continually fails, check your network proxy or firewall settings.
You can easily find any object in the your Home Designer library using the search tool that is built in.