Learn how to create and manipulate CAD-based objects like lines, boxes and text, and how to use dimensions to ensure accurate drawings.
Specify what items dimension lines will locate, the unit of measurement, and font for your dimensions.
Make a complete set of exterior dimension lines for each room with the Automatic Exterior Dimension tool.
Make a set of interior dimensions for a single room or an entire floor.
Learn how to use the Manual, End to end, Interior, Auto Exterior and Tape Measure dimension tools.
Learn how to configure dimension defaults, move objects using Dimensions, and how to use Angular and Point to Point dimensions, available in Home Designer Professional.
Using the dimension tools to annotate your elevation views of kitchen and bath cabinets
Place, move, resize, and rotate the different types of callouts and markers.
Learn how to control the display and style of dimensions and labels using Text Styles.
Modify text styles by copying, renaming, editing and deleting text styles as well as setting rotation, transparency, and layers.
Use the CAD tools, dimensions, and text to add detail to Cross Section/Elevation views.
Learn about the different types of snaps: Angle Snaps, Object Snaps, and Grid Snaps.
The same line type edit handles allow you to continue drawing lines, arcs and splines without changing tools