How to use the exterior module?
Draw a rough picture of the land surrounding the house using the ground plan as a layer, in the Layout step.
Trace the land boundaries via Land > Lawn
Select Lawn in the lower menu and trace the land. You do not need to go around the house.
Likewise, trace the driveways, swimming pools, terraces…
Demarcate the land using a property boundary: a hedge or a wall.
Select the hedge, insert it with a click. Position it by pulling on its ends (green dots) to adjust its dimensions.
To perform an L or U, select the hedge in its centre and hold down the CTRL key. Move your cursor to reveal a blue line from the ends.
Click to draw the new side.
Similarly, draw the borders(Land - > Driveway) between the lawn and the driveway
Items of the Exterior step (driveways, swimming pools, etc.) can receive all coatings available in the Coating step in order to tile a terrace or render a wall for example.
To finish, position the external elements in the "Product" step "Exterior" menu.
Please use Google Chrome to obtain the best export results.
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