Chief Architect® Professional Home Design Software

Chief Architect Premier Software


Chief Architect® was created in 1992 for the professional Home Design Software market and was the first object-based 3D CAD system with smart object design principles; known as Building Information Modeling (BIM). Chief Architect® is the market-leading home design software product for residential design.

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Home Designer® by Chief Architect®

Home Designer Software


The Home Designer® product line is based on the professional line of Chief Architect products and geared toward home enthusiasts. Combining the leading-edge home design software with the knowledge of the professional design market, Chief Architect, Inc. produces the best software tools for home design, remodeling, kitchens & baths, landscaping, decks, and cost estimating.

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Room Planner Mobile App by Chief Architect®

Room Planner™ mobile apps are available for Apple iOS and Android. The app is designed for the DIY home design software user to quickly visualize and layout their rooms. The app is also designed for the professional remodeler or realtor to measure and create floor plans using a tape measure or Bluetooth laser. Room Planner files can be imported into both Home Designer and Chief Architect (walls & openings) allowing users to further design details.

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Client Viewer Mobile App by Chief Architect®

Client Viewer is a free mobile app available for Apple iOS and Android. Visualize home projects before they are built using the 3D Viewer mobile app for Android and iOS devices. Experience exterior, interior, and dynamic cross-section views and use Chief Architect’s Sojourn® virtual reality navigation tools to Walk or Fly through designs. Share your Chief Architect home models with clients and let them see their new home or remodeling project on their tablet or phone. Try it out – it’s free and it’s fun!

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