Ideal Home 3D Home Design 12
Make your current home your ideal home
Whether you’re starting a DIY project, or experimenting with home design ideas, Ideal Home 3D Home Design is the perfect solution. Simple and easy-to-use, you will be taken step-by-step through the design process, then start experimenting with colours and textures, add furnishings, appliances, fixtures and fittings from a library of over 1,000 objects
Do You Move or Improve?
Moving house is can be one of the most stressful - and expensive – things that you ever do. And in today’s economic climate many people are choosing to stay put and instead improve their current home rather than move house.
If you've seen the TV programmes where a house is completely transformed in a day or 2 with a some basic supplies from the local DIY store and a little imagination, you are probably wondering how you could do the same to your house.
The big question you have, of course, is "Can I do it?" And the answer is a resounding YES! There are hundreds of simple, inexpensive, and quick home improvement projects you can do yourself that will increase the value of your home, and turn it into a truly enjoyable space for you and your family.
One tip you may want to consider before starting any home improvement project is to use home design software, such as Ideal Home Software, to plan your improvements. Ideal Home will allow you to preview any changes you make to your house before you make the trip to your local DIY shop and start spending money, or you start knocking down walls!
- Powerful Design Tools
o Copy designs to multiple floors
o Easy-to-use design wizards
o Automatic roof creation
o Type in precise measurements and coordinates
- Detailed Editing
o Move a wall within a plan and the program automatically recalculates other walls, floors and ceilings to fit
o Edit multiple objects at the same time
o Create and edit in 2D and 3D views
o Unlimited undo and redo
- Extensive Customisation
o Easily add objects to your design
o Insert your own background image such as your garden
o Create curved walls and arched doorways
- Comprehensive Object Library
o Windows and doors
o Floors and ceilings
o Decorative objects: mirrors, picture frames etc
o Furnishings and appliances for kitchen, bathroom, lounge, office etc
- Budgeting Help
o Calculate square footage
o Determine material requirements
o Estimate project costs
It Reviews - Ideal Home 3D Home Design 12
"3D Home Design doesn't come loaded down with features, but it's largely easy to use and provides you with the ability to make serviceable mock-ups of potential plans for your house. And it's keenly priced at ten pounds."
|Platform||Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit|
- Microsoft Windows 2000 (SP4), XP (SP2) Vista or 7
- 500MHz or higher processor
- 750MB free hard drive space
- 512 MB RAM (1 GB RAM recommended)
- CD-ROM drive
- Video Card with OpenGL driver and 32MB RAM (64 MB RAM recommended)
- Colour monitor with 1024 x 768 resolution or higher
- Windows compatible mouse
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher or Mozilla Firefox to access online features (optional)