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Your Complete Guide to Kitchen Design & Layouts


For many, the kitchen is the heart of the home. It’s where families and friends gather to make meals, memories, and mom’s famous recipes. That’s why kitchen design and renovation projects are some of the most common projects home-building professionals complete. From small, simple kitchen designs to large, open-concept kitchen-dining rooms, all successful renovations begin […]

12 Best SketchUp Rendering Plugins and Software for 2023


SketchUp’s 3D modeling platform is designed for a wide range of 2D and 3D projects spanning architecture, design, landscaping, video game design, and more. It’s also something of a blank canvas. One of SketchUp’s core selling points is its compatibility with some of the most powerful tools in the 3D rendering and home design software […]

17 Best Kitchen Design Software (Free & Paid) for 2023


There are a ton of kitchen design software apps out there and there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. The program that will serve you best will depend on your unique situation. For example, are you a professional designing for clients? Or are you a consumer planning your own kitchen renovation project? Think of how you’ll be using […]

Architectural Rendering: A Better Way to Create Designs


Traditionally, architectural rendering has been a manual process. Architects used hand-drawn sketches, illustrations, and watercolors to bring their vision to life and strike an emotional chord with potential clients. While architects might still use traditional architectural rendering techniques, technology has made it possible to create renderings in a fraction of the time. . With the […]

Architectural Visualization: A Better Way to Present Design Concepts


Architectural visualization lays the foundation for any design project. It provides the visual references that communicate a design not only to clients but also to the teams that will build or outfit the real-world structure. In order to work effectively, an architectural visualization — also known as a 3D rendering — must include dimensions, layout, […]