Powerful Home Design, Plus Training
TurboFloorPlan Pro 2019 & Training Bundle combines the professional home and landscape design tools in TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape Pro 2019 (Windows) with expert training to enhance your knowledge and skill so you can get the most out of this powerful software.
TurboFloorPlan Home & Landscape Pro is the easiest way to design your dream home! Plan all phases of your home from foundation, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing to the walls, windows, doors and custom roof. Visualize a new kitchen, bath, or room addition with custom cabinets, lighting, furniture and appliances. Create “colorboards” of your favorite paint colors, flooring, windows treatments… then swap in one click! Even design outdoor landscapes including decks, fences, paths, lawns and gardens with custom topography and outdoor lighting. It’s everything you need!
We consider this our professional version, but only because it offers the most easy-to-use features. Even a novice can get started right away!
TurboFloorPlan does the work so you don’t have to. It’s got all the tools you need to quickly and easily design your dream home!
TurboFloorPlan 2019: 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 2019 Windows 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:
TurboFloorPlan makes it easy to start designing now! Access professionally designed templates, hundreds of training videos, thousands of drag & drop symbols, and much more.
Create blueprints with layers in order to plan all phases of your home design or remodel including:
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.
Download and import new objects into your library dynamically. Update your library with new objects to put the finishing touches on your project. Also, the recently re-organization library simplifies searches for plants, materials and objects. Use view library and preview before choosing a category in the library navigation window.
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.
Create “colorboards” of your favorite paint colors, wood floors, carpet, wall coverings and apply them instantaneously to any room. Options to define colors and materials. Try different combinations before you commit. Easily replicate your favorites in other rooms. .
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!
Versatile tool lets you design fences with any custom material, color, or photo object — even draw your design freehand!
Precision tool aligns your property to ANY location you specify, including date and time of day. View the effects of sun angle, positioning, location, and shadows.
Automatically adds plants or objects along a straight path with user-defined spacing. Perfect for interior shelving, too.
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! Use with Global Sun Positioning™ to view the effects of shade in your design.
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!
Easily edit materials to customize your designs. Edit RGB values, Hue, Saturation, Brightness, Shadows, Midtones, Highlights, and Gamma Correction.
Easily add shutters that automatically size to your windows
Add double doors and mounting elements quickly and easily.
Create your own custom drawn 2D plant symbols or customize existing ones
Customizable Plant Sizing allow you to set the exact plant size needed for your design
Cut form any angle, vertically or horizontally, at a specific elevation
Compatible with new Sketchup formats and easily edit objects within the program
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 Training & Tutorials includes more than 1000 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 Home and Landscape Deluxe or Pro version 2019 for Windows.