Powerful Home Design, plus Training
TurboFloorPlan Pro 2017 Mac and Training Bundle combines the professional home and landscape design tools in TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape Pro 2017 for Mac with expert training to enhance your knowledge and skill so you can get the most out of this powerful software.
TurboFloorPlan Pro & Training Bundle enhances the professional power of TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape Pro 2017 for Mac with expert training to help users of all levels get the most out of the software. TurboFloorPlan Pro has everything you need to visualize and design your dream home and outdoor living spaces, while the eBook, newly updated for this 2017 release of TurboFloorPlan, teaches users how to best approach your project and work with even the most powerful TurboFloorPlan tools.
TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape Pro 2017 has everything you need to visualize and design your dream home and outdoor living spaces. Get the most pre-designed floorplans, professionally designed room and landscape templates, and thousands of drag-and-drop symbols to quickly get started and speed design, plus more tools to customize colors, materials, cabinets, and more. Complete with cost estimating, it’s everything you need!
TurboFloorPlan 2017 Training and Tutorials - Mac Version - by Patricia Gamburgo offers is a complete training guide to help users of all levels master their TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape software. Written by professional architect and TurboFloorPlan expert, Patricia Gamburgo, this flexible learning eBook delivered in a downloadable PDF format and contains all the necessary elements to learn and master the TurboFloorPlan program, so you can take your designs further. New features are detailed and explained, and more than 800 images have been updated to match this latest release.
Each of the four sections include images, training guides, and tutorials to help you learn, understanding how the program “thinks” (Understanding the Walls, Understanding the Elevations, etc.), and to master even its most powerful tools. Sections include:
TurboFloorPlan makes it easy to start designing now! Access professionally designed templates, training videos, thousands of drag & drop symbols, and much more.
Whether you started with one of the predesigned templates, the QuickStart™ tool, or other, TurboFloorPlan makes it easy to customize your home to your exact specifications.
TurboFloorPlan Pro offers thousands of decorating and remodeling possibilities. Many of the product libraries include nationally-recognized, brand name objects or materials you can try before you buy. TurboFloorPlan even includes “green” objects and materials such as recycled glass counters, bamboo cabinets and flooring.
Choose from a wide selection of drag-and-drop cabinets and customize materials, colors, handles and knobs, shelving, drawers, and appliances. This tool is great for kitchen and bathroom remodels, but also for perfect for remodeling offices, hallway storage, media centers and garage organizations.
Estimator tallies and saves square footage, flooring, paint and other area data about your design in a spreadsheet format, in real–time, as you draw. Add pricing information and you’ll have a budgeting snapshot of your project. Estimate costs for individual rooms, landscape, or your entire house.
TurboFloorPlan Mac Pro creates up to 12 floors, allowing you design complete apartment and office buildings. You can also create independent structures such as outbuildings and detached garages. When you change the elevation on one level, other connected levels will also change.
Get started FAST! Predesigned, drag & drop, editable designs you can use as-is or customize to your personal style!
Intuitively follows the shape of your house, as you draw. Create simple or complex shapes in seconds.
Professionally designed, zone specific plant groupings with simple drag-and-drop placement. A variety of shapes of freestanding, corners, and more.
Unlimited design possibilities! Mix plants, rock, mulch, pavers, brick and other realistic materials to created unique shapes, paths and flower gardens. All types of objects are included in the libraries, or photograph your favorites and add them!
Import photos of skies or other backgrounds for a real-world effect you can view inside or out.
Build dramatic retaining walls that define and accent your home. Choose stone, brick, or other materials. Then add your plantings to finish the look.
See how your plantings will look years from now!
Add real-world topography to your building site. Automatically cuts or adds fill and building pad to your design.
Design beautiful landscapes with a multitude of trees, shrubs, flowers, and vegetation. PlantFinder makes it easy! Sorting feature lets you select growing parameters, International zones, sunlight, climate, water, and soil conditions. Color-coded zone maps make plant selection easy and foolproof. Photo-realistic images of real-world plants can be viewed from any angle. Even get complete information about every plant in the database with the Plant Details dialog.
Easily add your favorite plant…from your photograph! Expand plant database to virtually limitless custom choices. Add your favorite plant to your virtual landscape. Custom plants are included in Estimator.
Just need to add a decorative landscaping to your existing house? Take a picture of your existing home and easily add it with PhotoView™! Definable shadows make your home and new landscape design come to life!
NEW Sample Floor Plans - Having trouble deciding on a style for your dream home? TurboFloorPlan Mac 2017 offers a new selection of sample plans including Caribbean Modern, Chateau, Colonial, Contemporary, Country Farmhouse, French Country, European Cottage, Tudor, Tuscan, Modern and more!
NEW 64-bit Architecture - TurboFloorPlan Mac has been rewritten to fully support 64-bit operating systems. This greatly improves the performance speed of the software and improves user productivity.
NEW Double Doors and Mounting Options - Add double doors and mounting elements quickly and easily.
NEW Content Library System - Download and import new objects into your library dynamically. Update your library with new objects to put the finishing touches on your project
NEW Automatic Gables - Automatic gables save time creating the roof panels. The Dormer tool offers Hip, Gable, Shed, and Eyebrow styles. Automatically set the rotation angle, pitch, and elevation of dormers to match the roof.
NEW 700+ 3D Furnishings - This huge selection of new 3D objects allows users to add realistic dimension and detail to projects. Add your own personalized touch to every room. Discover a treasure drove of furniture pieces, fixtures and accessories.
NEW 1200 Paint Colors - You’ll have no problem finding exactly the right paint color now for your interior walls. This new collection of 1,200 paint colors has something for everyone.
NEW Wall Heater Tool - TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape 2017 for Mac now offers an extended wall heater style library in the HVAC planner.
NEW Column Tool - Add column element quickly and easily.
NEW Plant Inventory Bar to quickly inventory your plants and adjust as needed.
NEW Landscape and Patio Groupings
NEW Customizable 2D Plant Symbols
NEW Customizable Plant Sizing allow you to set the exact plant size needed for your design
NEW 3D Cutaway Tool - Cut form any angle, vertically or horizontally, at a specific elevation
NEW Retina Compatible User Interface - TurboFloorPlan Mac now offers a more up-to-date Mac-friendly user interface with retina display compatibility for the sharpest imagery.
NEW Enhanced Tool Drawing Methods - Easier and more efficient drawing methods (shapes) and dimensioning along with automatic snapping and alignment all based on the updated 2D Drawing Engine for easier and more efficient designing and editing
NEW Import Sketch Up Models - Compatible with new Sketchup formats and easily edit objects within the program
NEW Dimensioning Options - Editing and annotation tools offer a variety of improvement including:
NEW Redesigned User's Guide
TurboFloorPlan 2017 Training & Tutorials is a flexible learning eBook written by Patricia Gamburgo, a professional architect and TurboFloorPlan expert, designed to helps users of all levels get the most out of their TurboFloorPlan software. It is delivered in a downloadable PDF format and contains all the necessary elements to learn and master the TurboFloorPlan program, so you can get started right away.
Please note: This program was recently updated for the TurboFloorPlan 2017 Mac release and all references are regarding this version..
Follow the complete training to learn and master TurboFloorPlan® programs. Each of the four sections include images, training guides, and tutorials to help you learn, understanding how the program “thinks” (Understanding the Walls, Understanding the Elevations, etc.), and to master even its most powerful tools. Sections include:
Need help right away on a specific topic? Simply click on that topic in the table of contents to quickly locate what you need. Topics and tools are linked on the screen, so, while you are consulting an item, you can easily access the additional information. You can search the information by content, by topic or by keyword.
The tutorials show the “How To” for specific uses. Learn how to start a project, how to insert a picture and landscape it, how to create a walk-out basement, how to slope a lot, and much more!
TurboFloorPlan 2017 Training & Tutorials includes more than 800 color images (showing tables, examples, rendering results and screenshots) demonstrating TurboFloorPlan’s various tools.
All the Power Tools included with the programs are individually explained with images, training guides, and tutorials.
The constructive elements include the necessary technical information. For example: the roof chapter includes a glossary explaining the names of the different parts of a roof as well as the name and development of 21 different types of roofs. Or, if you wish to develop a staircase, for example, you will find not only how to create it using TurboFloorPlan®, but also, how stairs are calculated in real life.
Questions and answers by topic and general issues are included, that reflect the most asked and answered posts at the TurboFloorPlan® Public Forum as well as the most prominent questions asked during training sessions.
PDF Reader required. This training is appropriate for TurboFloorPlan Deluxe and Pro version 2017 Mac.
Macintosh® OS X 10.9 or higher, Intel® Core™ Solo processor or faster, 256MB VRAM, 2.5 GB Hard Disk Space, 512MB RAM, DVD-ROM, 1024x768 millions of colors display resolution, keyboard, and mouse.