Do you have a bunch of home improvement ideas but are unsure of where to start? When it comes to doing any kind of work around the house, you’ve got to start with a solid plan. If you’re considering an extensive home improvement project – things like adding rooms, altering the exterior facade, or knocking down walls – you’ll need even more detailed plans. With any remodeling project, whether it’s an entire house renovation or knocking down a partial wall to open up your living room, 3D home remodeling software will be your best bet. 3D design-build software can help you experiment with ideas before hiring a contractor, and most programs are simple to use. Here’s how to get started with your kitchen, bathroom, or whole home remodel with 3D home remodeling.

What is 3D Floor Plan Software?

3D modeling programs help you envision your desired renovation project in three dimensions (height, width, and depth), not just on paper or as 2D images on your laptop screen. These 3-dimensional models turn into valuable working tools that allow you to design both on-screen and on paper (to scale). 3D home building floor plans can be used for home design, home renovation, house construction, or room design. 3D home remodeling software gives users the ability to easily add, edit, and rearrange 3D objects in a 3D space.

3D home remodeling software has evolved beyond just making pretty pictures. With 3D software, you can create functional three-dimensional architectural blueprints that 3D printers then use to make real-world objects. If you think you’d like to try it out for yourself, begin with a couple of free downloads, with programs such as Google SketchUp or TinkerCAD, before investing in more expensive programs like Sketchup Pro, Rhino 3D, and Chief Architect. You’ll soon see how easy it is to make your own 3D model blueprints.

The best part about 3D software is you don’t have to be a professional designer or have any 3D modeling experience at all. Anyone who has the ability to use a tape measure and drag objects across a screen can use these 3D home remodel programs. A little practice with 3D home room design software will help you get the hang of it in no time.

Be Advised 

It does not take a skilled professional to know what can and cannot be done with 3D software. However, you should be aware that 3D design is about coming up with practical designs that can be created within 3D floor plan software limitations. While 3D home remodeling software allows you to try out your ideas before you hire a contractor or an architect, you might also want to consult with a contractor before you are dead-set on a design to ensure your mock-ups are realistic for your space. This might include coming up with 2 or 3 designs to choose from.

We Can Help

Are you ready to get your remodeling project started? Gordon Reese can guide you through your home renovation project every step of the way, and we will do all we can to meet your needs. It’s easy to book a call with myself or a senior member of the team here, or call us on (925) 885-3770. Don’t wait!