November 6th, 2012
(as of 2012-11-06 16:45:12 PST)
Punch! Home & Landscape Design Pro v17 [Download] by Encore Software
What's new in Version 17:
· The Training Center now can help you tackle your home projects. Hundreds of Do-It-Yourself tips, articles and videos integrated into the software.
· The new RoomView tool provides an instant 3D topd-down view in to even the smallest rooms like closets and bathrooms. See how changing materials for floors, walls, countertops and cabinets changes the room.
· QuickPalette: Change the color scheme in an entire room instantly with a QuickPalette. Complete groupings of decorating materials like flooring, wall coverings, countertops, cabinet colors, and more. One mouse click will change the materials for the whole room.
· QuickStart 3D view: Preview your room layouts as you drag and drop rooms together to create the perfect floor plan. Users can see inside their plan and adjust the rooms before automatically building the walls and roof.
· Room Addition: Extend your living space with the new Room Addition tool. Add a solarium or sun room, or perhaps a screened in porch with the click of a mouse. Change the shape of your room, door and window styles and roof to customize your new space.
· Project Costing tool: New Room Estimating keeps track of materials like paint, wallpaper, counterop materials, cabinet stain and more. Each material is listed with coverage area and plumbing fixtures, cabinets and furniture will also be added to the room estimate.
· Send your plan ideas to builders and architects. NEW: Save your 2D plan as an image to share. Save the entire plan or a custom view.
· Integration with Punch! Landscape Quote: Take your planting projects to the garden center to estimate cost. Punch! mobile Landscape Quote will import plant names and quantities from your Punch! drawing as well as mulch planting bed sizes. Just add prices as you shop at the garden center to see a real-time estimate of plant and mulch costs. The perfect tool to help you stay under budget for your small or large planting projects.
Pro tools for Ultimate Design Visual - Professional Features and Power to Tackle any Home or Landscape Project
· Reflection Technology adds a real-world sense of depth to any drawing. Perfect for presentations, reflections add the finishing touch to your designs.
· SmartWand Apply paint, carpet or other materials to a surface, room or your entire house with a mouse click.
· One Mouse Click = Instant Design Power With one mouse click you can Add an entire room of furniture, place a pre-designed landscape grouping, place landscape edging completely around a planting bed, paint or carpet a single room, or an entire house, view house or deck framing, and more.
· Training Center includes orientation video plus too reference videos and tutorials to guide you step-by-step through the features.
HOME PLANNING TOOLS - Add detail to your drawings from architectural details to custom furniture.
· Estimator Produce a handy report in an editable, printable spreadsheet format, tabulating and updating as you draw. Creates schedules for doors and windows, landscaping, and much more.
· Custom Roofing Tools provided help you draw standard roofs or complex roof styles
· Organized Home Plans Electrical, Foundation, Plumbing, Heating/Ventilating/Cooling plans each provide tools for detailing those portions of your designs.
· Precision Lighting Planner™ Precision controls for ambient light, shadows, falloff, radius, and more. Drag & drop landscape lighting fixtures. Pick your own light source... even customize sunlight direction.
· AutoFraming™ View the framing of your house and customize stud spacing, size, and materials. Add columns and beams
· Elevation Editor View elevations as line drawings or rendered. Dynamically edit your design while in elevation views; reposition doors, windows, stairs and more.3D Custom Workshop™ Build virtually any object or modify existing objects from the library. Create your own new custom furniture pieces to decorate your home or outdoor areas.
PlatformsWindows Vista, Windows 7, Windows XP