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PUNCH! HOME & LANDSCAPE DESIGN PROFESSIONAL OVERVIEW:
DESIGN BEAUTIFUL SPACES INSIDE AND OUT!
This complete home and landscape design software suite combine all the materials, tools, textures, furnishings and accessories to help make building and landscaping projects a stunning reality. Use Punch! Home & Landscape Design Professional to quickly update or design entire homes and commercial buildings; plan kitchen renovations, bathroom renovations, basement remodels, landscape; create outdoor living spaces, decks, patios, pools and get fast results for professional-level or serious DIY home projects.
Create new home designs, kitchen renovations, bathroom updates and landscapes or use professional designer quality layouts that you can drop into your projects.
The Professional Series contains a wealth of tools and top features, perfect for the Designer, Contractor and serious DIY person who wants to design a new home, landscaping, renovate, remodel and more.
New tools, improved drawing methods, easy-to-use interface, and dynamic search tool makes it easy to design your project and find the materials you need.
Choose from contemporary to modern style home plans from coast to coast, as well as thousands of materials textures, furnishing, and accessories to complete your 2D and 3D designs. Tips for "Building Green" are included with a selection of green objects and materials.
Includes how-to video tutorials, user forum and technical support to provide help when needed.
HELPFUL HELP FEATURES:
Punch! Home & Landscape Design Professional helps to quickly create 3D home plans and 2D home plans for kitchens, baths, and landscapes with professional designer quality layouts that quickly drop into projects. Feature-packed v21 offers thousands of materials, textures, furnishings, and accessories and makes it's even easier to find those materials with a dynamic search tool that quickly searches for the perfect furnishing, paint, texture or accessory with ease. V21 goes the extra environmental mile with tips for Building Green that includes a selection of green objects and materials. To help with all this designing power, v21 also comes with an Integrated Interactive Help System to make finding and using the right tool easier than ever.
2D PLAN DETAILING:
Punch v21 now provides extensive detailing tools suitable for annotating site plans, floor plans, elevation views, and providing other details required for proper construction and permits. These new tools include a Callout tool, Level Lines, Plan, Window and Door labels, and Note Markers. In addition, numerous improvements to line styles and fill patterns provide a greater ability to annotate and call out regions and areas of the drawing. All essential in accurately communicating design intent.
NEW CALLOUT TOOLS:
Define portions of the building model as details, sections, and elevations.
Add labels to drawing to callout important structural elevations when creating construction documentation.
Ability to add labels to line styles.
Identify building specifications such as framing requirements, pier locations, etc.
Add title lines to display Plan names; customize text alignment and font style.
WINDOW AND DOOR LABELS:
Add custom labels for use, for example, in identifying manufacturer name or model/part number.
2D OBJECT DETAILING:
Newly added patterns, and a new rotate pattern option.
FILL PATTERN LIBRARY:
Expandable through downloadable content.
3D EDITING WITH ALL NEW PROFESSIONAL CAD TOOLS:
3D CUSTOM WORKSHOP PRO:
This new Punch! PowerTool adds over 90 professional CAD tools to Punch! Home Design. Its diverse feature set, consisting of 2D drafting, 3D modeling, editing, and data sharing tools allow the user to create virtually any object to complement their home design project. Objects created can be saved to your library and used with any of your home and landscape designs. Custom Workshop Pro can bring in popular CAD file formats such as SketchUp, 3D Studio, 3MF, STL, DAE, PLY, as well as Adobe Illustrator, PDF, SVG, TIFF, BMP, PNG, and JPG.
Some of the features included in Custom Workshop Pro:
2D Drafting Features:
Line Tools (8 methods)
Arc Tools (5 methods)
Circle Tools (7 methods)
Ellipse Tools (5 methods)
Polygon Tools (7 methods)
Bezier Spline Tool Fillet/Chamfer (5 methods)
3D Modeling Features:
Primitives (6 types)
Extrude, Lathe, Skin, Cover
Booleans (Add, Subtract, Intersect)
Subdivision (Add Loop, Fill, Bridge, Inset)
Split & Slice
Modification and Editing:
Align, Group, Ungroup, Copy, Paste
Transformations (Translate, rotate, scale, mirror, along path)
Arrays (Polar and Rectangular)
DWG/DXF, SketchUp, 3D Studio, 3MF, STL, DAE, Ply Adobe Illustrator, PDF, SVG, TIFF, BMP, PNG, JPG
LogiCursor anticipates your moves with visual feedback Gripper anticipates your moves with visual feedback View Navigator, Zooming, Panning, Orbits Inspector for parameter edits Keyboard shortcuts Layer Manager, Select Mask, Show/Hide (7) Verify Distances, Perimeters, Areas, Volumes, and Angles Drag and drop texture library
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2D HOUSE PLANS:
Save hours of design time by using professionally drawn single and two-story house plans as 2D tracing layers which can then be automatically viewed as a 3D design. 500 plans from which to choose!
INTEROPERABILITY SUPPORT FOR POPULAR 3D FORMATS:
3D EXPORT SUPPORT:
OBJ with Textures and STL are now available as file export options.
FOUR WAYS TO START YOUR PROJECT:
QuickStart - Drag & drop individual rooms to easily create your basic floor plan.
Professionally Designed Plans - Need inspiration or an instant starting point? Utilize our editable house plans to fast track your design or browse them for room layout ideas.
Floor Plan Trace - Trace a favorite floor plan, or use one you've sketched.
PhotoView - Take pictures of the inside or outside of an existing house and easily add design features and details.
AUTO ROOF GABLE:
Instantly add gable roof panels.
Select metal, wood or custom framing options, including custom roofs, walls, and floor joists.
AUTO ROOF GABLES AND ONE CLICK DORMER TOOL:
Instantly add gable walls and roof panels.
WINDOWS, DOORS & WALLS:
Select from an extensive library of door and window styles. Customize the size, grille style, and other parameters to fit your plan.
Use window and door designer power tools to create custom doors.
ADD ROOMS AND DECORATE WITH ONE MOUSE CLICK!
Drag and drop room creation.
SmartWand technology adds paint or other material applications to a specific wall, room or your entire house with one mouse click.
VIEW IN 2D, ELEVATION AND AERIAL: