You can download the Reference Manual, User's Guide, and other documentation PDFs here. We also provide a large collection of help and how-to articles and videos as a supplement to this essential software documentation.
The Reference Manual provides a description of all tools and settings throughout the program, laid out in a logical manner that reflects the best practices recommended by Chief Architect.
The User's Guide is a series of step-by-step, illustrated tutorials that introduce both best practices in Home Designer and specific drawing techniques for accomplishing important tasks.
The Download and Installation Guide provides step-by-step instructions and troubleshooting tips for downloading, installing, and activating Home Designer.
The Update Notes document lists the changes made in each update of Home Designer 2024.