If you want to quickly draw, 2d floor plan or 3D plan view for your next house project or arrange furniture, Sweet Home 3D is the best and easy-to-use free home design software you can use for simple interior design projects. Sweet Home 3D is a free open source software distributed under GNU General Public License. Packages are available for Linux, Mac OS X, and Windows.
You don’t need to have technical knowledge for creating very first home interior design because it is easy to learn the process and also video tutorials available online. Sweet Home 3D is a simple home design software with basic features and it’s the perfect tool to help you place furniture in your house.
This free software has a decent selection of objects to work with and you can create simple interior decorating plans, but you’ll be limited when it comes to designing more complex designs. Sweet Home 3D software includes approximately 100 objects available in the program’s library, along with 22 plants and trees and plumbing fixtures, lights, outlets and bathtubs.
You can download more than 1100 free 3D models, 2D floor plans that are created by contributors all over the world. Sweet Home 3D lets you import texture images one by one, or by group of textures stored in SH3T files. You can also install plug-ins and other tools that available for Sweet Home 3D on online.
Supports Platforms are Mac OS X 10.4 to 10.14, Linux, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows XP, Windows 7, and Solaris.
- Draw walls and rooms upon the image of an existing plan, on one or more levels
- Drag and drop doors, windows and furniture from a catalog onto the plan
- Update colors, texture, size and orientation of furniture, walls, floors and ceilings
- View all changes simultaneously in the 3D view from any view point
- Create photorealistic images and videos with various light sources
- Import additional 3D models and export the plan at various standard formats
- Customize the size, the orientation, the elevation, the colors and the textures of each piece of furniture.
- Print the home plan and the 3D view or export them in files at PDF, PNG, JPEG, SVG, OBJ standard formats, to reuse designed homes in other software.
- Create a video from a virtual path in the 3D view.
- Create a photo realistic image of your arrangement depending on the time of the day and the light sources placed in the plan.
Sweet Home 3D is aimed at people who want to design their 2d floor plan or 3d house interior quickly, whether they are moving or they just want to redesign their existing home.
Sweet Home 3D is easy to use that even a beginner computer user can work with it. The application is free and in continuous development. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to redecorate your house without the need of actually moving the furniture around!