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Our product range provides a 2D and 3D solution dedicated to building design. The range of house design software is ideal for small and large scale projects including new builds, self-builds, house extensions, renovations, loft and garage conversions.

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Arcon Evo

3D Architect Home Designer Pro

3D Architect Home Designer Expert

3D Architect Home Designer Basic

 Architecture software  Home Designer Pro 3D Architect Home Designer Expert software  3D Architect Home Designer software 
  Ideal For
  Self-builders yes yes yes  -
  Home improvers yes yes yes yes
  Renovators & re-modellers yes yes yes yes
  DIY enthusiasts yes yes yes yes
 Builders yes yes  -   - 
  Property developers yes yes  -   - 
  Designers yes yes  -   - 
  Architects yes   -  -   - 
  Easy to use toolset Arcon Evo 3D Architect Home Designer Pro 3D Architect Home Designer Expert 3D Architect Home Designer Basic
  Interactive dialogue boxes and tool options yes yes yes yes
  Multiple toolbar variants yes  -  -  -
  Instant 2D floor plans to 3D models yes yes yes yes
  Landscaping tools for marking out plot, paths,
ponds etc and for setting height levels
yes yes yes yes
  Terrain brush for fine ground detailing yes yes yes  -
  Library containing thousands of furnishing objects and textures yes yes yes yes
  Add objects direct from Sketchup 3D Warehouse yes yes yes yes
  Add realism with 3D textures yes yes yes yes
  3D walkthrough function yes yes yes yes
  In-line measurements for directly modifying selected elements yes yes yes yes
  Advanced component editors yes yes yes yes
  Set geographic position through Google Maps yes yes yes  -
  Set time of day and simulate lighting effect yes yes yes  -
  Add 3D model to Google Earth to view in situ on the correct plot yes  -  -  -
  3D Rendering options available including 3D texture overlay yes yes yes yes
  3D textures and bump-mapping capabilities yes yes yes yes
  Instant elevation viewer yes yes yes  -
  Break apart 2D elevation views yes yes yes  -
  Plan elements mode for producing 2D sections, elevations and drawing details yes  -  -  -
  Easily modify sections, elevations and drawing details using flexible 2D drawing and editing tools yes  -  -  -
  Plan mode assistant for producing detailed
drawing sets for planning applications
yes yes yes  -
  Save unlimited plan layouts for use with  future projects yes yes  -  -
  Detailing tools for working and building control drawings yes yes  -  -
  Multi-thickness wall types yes yes yes  -
  Scan assistant for importing existing drawing images in to plan yes yes yes yes
  Advanced dormer editor yes  -  -  -
  Add cavity wall detail yes yes  -  -
  Layering function for adding wall hatchings and
wrapping detail around windows/doors
yes yes  -  -
  Advanced wall junction options yes yes  -  -
  Extensive range of windows & doors including bi-folding yes yes yes  -
  Merge multiple roof intersections yes yes  -  -
  Room height line display yes  -  -  -
  Use 2D drawings tools to create 3D models yes yes yes  -
  Advanced wall outline editing yes yes  -  -
  Supports mobile 3D visualisation on tablets via o2c viewer yes  -  -  -
  Timber construction display in walls, floors and roofs yes  -  -  -
  Automatic text display of construction element properties yes  -  -  -
  Create multi-building developments yes yes  -  -
  Modify wall levels at varying heights yes yes yes  -
  Separately texture sections of walls  yes yes yes  -
  Live real-time rendering yes yes yes yes
  In-line measurements in 2D and 3D yes yes yes yes
  Large database of construction elements yes yes yes yes
  Supports metric and imperial measurements yes yes yes yes
  Import and Export DXF/DWG files yes yes yes  -
  Exchange project-related data via the IFC BIM interface yes  -  -  -
  STL export for 3D printing capabilities (inc. 3D Hubs interface) yes  -  -  -
  Other supported formats include 3DS, DAE, PDF yes  -  -  -
  Windows 10 compatible yes yes yes yes
  UK based support Arcon Evo 3D Architect Home Designer Pro 3D Architect Home Designer Expert 3D Architect Home Designer Basic
  Getting started manual and tutorial guides (PDF) yes yes yes yes
  Web based and email yes yes yes yes
  Telephone helpline yes yes yes  -
  Optional training courses and support packages yes yes yes  -
  Architecture software  Home Designer Pro  3D Architect Home Designer Expert software  3D Architect Home Designer software 
  Price
£549.98 inc. tax
£299.99 inc. tax £149.99 inc. tax £79.99 inc. tax
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