Learning Videos & Blog Posts

Start your home design learning journey or broaden your skills in our library of videos and blog posts!

Report Templates

Report Templates Video: https://youtu.be/rc7f7q8ntLc Instructions from Video: When you create a material list, the information in the list can be displayed in a variety of ways depending on the audience for the report. For this tooltip we will review estimating...

Mulled Window Units

Mulled Window Units Video: https://youtu.be/5-oZMxIOcVg Instructions from Video: When you add in windows into Envisioneer the framing around that window is also added in based on the Framing Options you have set up for that location. In some designs you may have...

Gutters and Downspouts

Gutters and Downspouts Video: https://youtu.be/L0RdQHqwIKU Instructions from Video: Creating a truly accurate design is all about the details. Adding in Gutters and Downspouts will give you the final detail in both your elevations and your renderings. Visualizing the...

View Filter Templates

View Filter Templates Video: https://youtu.be/XAkO4-J_NR0 Instructions from Video: In Envisioneer you can add a variety of elements to create your 3D BIM model, however, you may not always need all of these elements visible at the same time. In the View Filter you can...

Furred Basement Walls

Furred Basement Walls Video: https://youtu.be/LPyBCw2XQ6Y Instructions from Video:  This tooltip will focus on furred basement walls. How to insert them efficiently and what materials they include. Once the ground floor plan has been established, the foundation can...

Room Regions

Room Regions Video: https://youtu.be/lxhuAA0gdiA Instructions from Video: Room Regions are a great tool for instantly adding in the calculated area, perimeter and volume of a selected area. You can also define other additional notes to show room finishes. To add Room...

Shortcut Keys

Using Keyboard Shortcuts Video: https://youtu.be/1-GPzyjJQx8 Instructions: Keyboard shortcuts let you access tools quickly without having to make selections from menus or toolbars. A keyboard shortcut can be a single button on your keyboard (such as the F9 key for...

Match Appearance

Match Appearance Video: https://youtu.be/dYcKJ0_Dmdg Instructions from the video:  When design changes hit, the match appearance tool will make those changes easier. Select View>3D Views>3D Perspective View. Select Edt>Select All. This will select all of the...

Gable End Walls

Gable End Walls Video: https://youtu.be/JlgCLQy_ldU Instructions from the video: Gable end walls can be constructed in 3 different ways to suit your construction method of balloon framing, framing a gable end wall, or using a gable end truss. For our example model,...

BIM Files

BIM Files Video: https://youtu.be/LNJiUTQOM8o Instructions from the video: BIM Files give you the ability to import and export elements and library items from another Envisioneer catalog. You can import the entire BIM file or you can choose which elements you want to...