Framing and Decks

Create deck rooms, generate and display framing members in both 2D and 3D views, and manually edit framing in Home Designer Pro.

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Title / Description


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


2249

5:20

Framing

Automatic tools make framing your project easy, and if you need something special you can modify individual framing members in Home Designer Pro.

Video No. 2249


2250

6:22

Framing: Trusses

Create standard trusses, scissor trusses, and floor/ceiling trusses with these tools.

Video No. 2250


2315

1:16

Framing Different Roof Sections with Different Rafter Spacing

This video takes you through modifying roof planes to produce different On Center rafter spacing in different sections of the plan.

Video No. 2315


2272

1:30

Single Level Decks

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

Video No. 2272


2273

1:35

Multiple Level Decks

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

Video No. 2273


2274

6:23

Patios

Learn how to specify a patio room type and apply materials, thickness to the patio floor, and use the slab tool to create custom steps.

Video No. 2274


2275

7:09

Deck Framing

Deck rooms automatically frame independent of the floor framing. This video will teach you how to build and modify deck framing.

Video No. 2275