Punch! Home & Landscape Design Essentials v21 - Windows
Design beautiful outdoor living spaces with the best landscape design software! Punch! Home & Landscape Design Essentials Version 21! provides a complete set of tools to plan, design, and visualize your outdoor spaces. Design your landscaping with drop-in landscaping, or create your own with the extensive plant library. Punch! Home & Landscape Design Essentials will help you choose the right plants for your area. Build the perfect deck from the ground up, or remodel and renovate your existing exterior spaces. Easily add pre-made outdoor kitchens, water features, custom fences, pathways, and even a pool. Punch! Landscape Design makes designing and planning your landscape easier than ever before!
Punch! Home & Landscape Design Essentials Overview:
Designing that dream home has never been simpler! Whether designing from the ground up; remodeling; or renovating; Punch! Home & Landscape Design Essential will help bring that dream home to life! It's easy to get started with the QuickStart feature that can quickly drag and drop rooms to complete the layout. Need ideas? Use one of the editable professionally designed floor plans for inspiration and a fast start. Utilize the extensive library of brand name products, materials, furnishings and accessories to complete the ultimate design and then visualize the project in 2D, 3D and then print professional plans.
Start your project:
QuickStart: Drag & drop individual rooms to easily create your basic floor plan.
PhotoView™: Take pictures of the outside of an existing house and add design features and details.
Photo View uses a home photo around which landscaping, decks and pools can be designed.
Site Planner and Topo Tools automatically draw the property line, per owner coordinates, then exports the lot into the landscape design.
Planting Library includes a full selection of flowers, shrubs, and trees.
PlantFinder™ ensures growing success.
Sorting feature helps select sunlight, climate, water, and soil conditions around the world.
Photo-realistic images of real-world plants can be viewed from any angle.
Color-coded zone maps include over 10,000 plants in 10 zones.
Complete plant information is available in the Plant Details dialog.
Drag and drop plants includes thousands of trees, shrubs and flowers.
Use the Automatic Growth tool to see how the landscape will look in a few years.
Personalize the topography with slopes and berms.
Add pre-made landscape gardens with a single mouse click.
Build dramatic retaining walls in stone, brick, or other materials, and plantings to finish the look.
Design fences with custom material, color, photos or even draw a custom design.
Save time and money by visualizing your designs in 2D and 3D and estimating costs before you begin.
Experience faster performance with new 64-bit processing. Handles large files with ease. Faster graphics rendering. Get the most out of your installed RAM for better memory use with less crashes.
2D Plan Detailing:
Punch v21 now provides extensive detailing tools suitable for annotating site plans, floor plans, elevation views, and providing other details required for proper construction and permits. These new tools include a Callout tool, Level Lines, Plan, Window and Door labels, and Note Markers. In addition, numerous improvements to line styles and fill patterns provide greater ability to annotate and call out regions and areas of the drawing. All essential in accurately communicating design intent.
Add labels to drawing to callout important structural elevations when creating construction documentations.
Ability to add labels to line styles.
Add title lines to display Plan names; customize text alignment and font style.
Window and Door Labels:
Add custom labels for use, for example, in identifying manufacturer name or model/part number.
2D Object Detailing:
Newly added patterns, and a new rotate pattern option.
Fill Pattern Library:
Expandable through downloadable content.
Even More Free Content!
2D House Plans:
Save hours of design time by using professionally drawn single and two-story house plans as 2D tracing layers which can then be automatically viewed as a 3D design. 250 plans from which to choose!
360˚ Online Viewer:
View or share your Punch! 3D Models in your web browser on any device! A great way to collaborate and share your design ideas with clients or with interior designers/builders. Simply render a room and Export it to the Punch! Online Viewer, to see a 360° view, including the floor and ceiling!See Demo.
Site Planner and Topo Tools:
Site-planner automatically draws your property line, as you enter the coordinates, then exports your lot into your landscape design. Add real-world topography to your building site. Trace over your topo lines. Automatically cuts or adds fill and building pad to your design.
Includes a full selection of flowers, shrubs, and trees you can add to your design. You can also add your own favorite plants to the database!
Plan smart! Plan your design and see it grow over time. Perfect for previewing shade.
Build dramatic retaining walls that define and accent your home. Choose stone, brick, or other materials. Then add your plantings to finish the look.
Design fences with custom material, color, photos or even draw your own design.
Turn a drab backyard into outdoor entertaining space with included objects for kitchens, fireplaces, furniture, and more. Add pavers, decks, and landscaping to your design.
Deck and Patio Templates:
Predesigned, drag and drop, editable designs you can use as is or customize to your personal style!
* Studio and Landscape Design versions have Standard Rendering of Cube Maps only
Windows® 10, 8, or 7. Intel® or compatible 1.0 GHz 64-Bit processor or higher (multi-core processor supported), 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB or more recommended, 3 GB of Hard Disk Space, VGA Video Card displaying at least 1024x768 with 32-bit color, DVD-ROM drive for media installations only, Mouse with wheel recommended, 256 MB Video Card Memory, Internet access and Internet Service Provider account required² ¹Administrator privileges are required to properly install the program on Windows® 10, 8, or 7. User is responsible for all Internet access fees and phone charges.