Training Videos / Home Designer Interiors

Number
Title / Description


2205

22:28

Home Designer Interiors Overview

Video No. 2205


2302

6:25

Working with Multiple Windows and Tabbed Views

Multiple views can be opened and torn off the main window and placed on multiple monitors.

Video No. 2302


2211

6:41

Becoming Familiar with the Library Browser

Learn about the library browser functions, adding new items, searching and viewing library symbols.

Video No. 2211


2234

1:53

Foundations and Basements

Home Designer makes it easy to model a variety of basement styles.

Video No. 2234


2236

1:07

Daylight Basements

Easily adjust the building's height relative to the terrain with the pad elevation setting.

Video No. 2236


2237

5:29

Automatic Roofs

Draw a variety of roof styles with the automatic build roof tools.

Video No. 2237


2244

7:41

Cathedral, Tray and Coffered Ceilings

Get just the right ceiling for that grand room by using soffits.

Video No. 2244


2246

7:45

Stairs

Stairs are easy with our stair tools: straight and curved stairs, landings, flair and starter treads.

Video No. 2246


2248

1:21

The Framing Overview Camera

See a birds-eye framing overview of your entire model, including rafters, studs, plates, headers, sills and cripples.

Video No. 2248


2251

10:37

Cabinets

Learn how to modify cabinet parts, materials, defaults and labels.

Video No. 2251


2254

2:01

Soffits

Discover some of the various uses for soffits, including ductwork, ceiling beams, and trellises.

Video No. 2254


2258

1:32

Interior Accessories

Give your model a more finished look using accessories like books, baskets, and vases of flowers.

Video No. 2258


2320

0:59

Using the Object Eyedropper and Object Properties Painter

Click on one object and many of it's properties can be painted onto another like object with these tools

Video No. 2320


2263

1:46

Terrain Perimeter

Creating, modifying and deleting terrain perimeters.

Video No. 2263


2266

2:06

Terrain Features

Raised flower beds, pathways and ponds are a cinch with the Terrain Feature tools.

Video No. 2266


2272

1:31

Single Level Decks

Learn how to use Deck Railings and the Polygon Shaped Deck tool.

Video No. 2272


2273

1:37

Multiple Level Decks

Raise and lower deck floors, place steps between decks of different heights and make railings invisible.

Video No. 2273


2277

1:48

Pools

Create an in ground pool using terrain features.

Video No. 2277


2278

6:21

Road and Sidewalk Tools

Draw roads, sidewalks, and driveways with Home Designer's Road tools.

Video No. 2278


2280

2:34

Importing a Home Photo to add Landscaping

Use a picture of your house as a backdrop for your landscaping plan.

Video No. 2280


2281

2:10

Adding Text

Learn how to use the Text, Text with Arrow, and Arrow tools.

Video No. 2281


2322

6:19

Text Styles for Text and Labels

Learn how to control the display and style of dimensions and labels using Text Styles.

Video No. 2322


2287

3:50

Moldings

Learn about molding types we can apply to rooms: Base, Chair and Crown. Manage multiple moldings and specifying their height and other settings.

Video No. 2287


2290

1:31

Color Chooser

Use the Color Chooser to create custom materials using colors from your own photos, manufacturer websites, or any window that displays on your computer.

Video No. 2290


2291

9:30

Custom Textures

Home Designer comes with over 1500 materials, but if you can't find what you need then you can use your digital photographs to make new texture materials.

Video No. 2291


2294

9:33

Printing

Learn about using the Print and Print Image dialogs to specify page size, scaling, 3d views and models.

Video No. 2294


2207

7:44

Becoming Familiar with the Interface

Take time to become familiar with Home Designers Toolbars and Menus, Library browser and much more.

Video No. 2207


2208

7:29

Placing, Selecting and Editing Objects

Learn how to select and group select both items placed from the library and items you've placed with the door, window and other tools.

Video No. 2208


2209

1:37

Zooming and Panning

You can use several different tools to zoom in and out in your plan as well as panning your view.

Video No. 2209


2304

3:42

Using the Library Browser in Multiple Windows

See how your library browser works when you have multiple main windows open.

Video No. 2304


2305

1:29

Updating Existing Home Designer Library Content

Add additional content to your Home Designer library.

Video No. 2305


2213

1:36

Preferences

Learn how to modify Home Designer's global settings.

Video No. 2213


2214

5:56

Default Settings

Adjust your default settings first to save time later.

Video No. 2214


2215

2:01

Templates: Creating a New Plan

Use preset defaults for common architectural themes to get started quickly on your design.

Video No. 2215


2253

2:09

Special Shaped Cabinets

Create corner cabinets, radius ends, peninsula ends, angled front cabinets, and more.

Video No. 2253


2257

4:40

Fixtures, Furniture, and Other Library Objects

How to find and place items from the Library.

Video No. 2257


2260

2:22

Applying a Picture to a Frame

Want to add a personal touch? Add pictures to frames to place in your plan.

Video No. 2260


2279

4:18

Image Objects

Learn how Home Designer differentiates between a picture file and an image and how you can use them in your plans.

Video No. 2279


2286

5:09

Electrical Tools

Create electrical objects using the Electrical tools or place them from the Library. Specify light sources and connect lights to switches.

Video No. 2286


2289

8:14

Applying Materials in 3D

Apply materials with the Material Painter, the Material tab of the specification dialogs, and learn how to paint individual walls.

Video No. 2289


2292

4:28

Creating Reflections

Create realistic reflections by taking a picture, reversing it, and applying it to an object's surface.

Video No. 2292


2293

2:55

Materials Lists

Estimate project costs by using the Materials List tools.

Video No. 2293