Adding Objects

Place door and window openings, stairs, electrical objects, from the toolbar and learn how to place and edit objects from the content library.

Number
Title / Description


2231

2:31

Doors and Windows

How to change a door or window's swing angle, hinge and type.

Video No. 2231


2504

3:48

Creating a Wall Niche

Use the Wall Niche tool to create a recessed area within a wall.

Video No. 2504


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


2246

7:46

Stairs

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

Video No. 2246


2247

14:07

Ramp Tools

Straight or curved, following ADA standards or not, Ramps are easy with Home Designer.

Video No. 2247


2208

7:35

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


2257

4:40

Fixtures, Furniture, and Other Library Objects

How to find and place items from the Library.

Video No. 2257


2258

1:32

Interior Accessories

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

Video No. 2258


2276

6:13

Stairs for Terrain and Decks

Use the Stair tools or shaped slabs to get the look you want on that deck.

Video No. 2276


2259

1:19

Window Treatments

Blinds, curtains and valances help to complete the look of your room.

Video No. 2259


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


2261

1:42

Architectural Blocks

Group objects together for easier placement and movement.

Video No. 2261


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


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