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  1. ChiefArchitect

    X12 RT

    Great Design Chiefer. Thank you for sharing! We have selected this rendering to be featured on our social media pages. Check it out on Facebook here. Feel free to tag yourself! Best regards, Chief Architect Sales
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    Stunning design, moeanise. Thank you for sharing! We’ve selected this rendering to be featured on our social media pages. Check it out on Facebook here. Feel free to tag yourself! Best regards, Chief Architect Sales
  3. Master Bath Floor Plans: Importing an As-Built Plan Image, Tracing & Dimensioning Thursday, August 6, 2020, at 12:00 PM PDT Using an existing as‑built image file can save some time. In this session, we will look at creating an accurate as‑built floor plan from an image and then redesigning it. Scott Harris, CKBD, will be hosting this live session, covering the following outline, and taking questions about the process from attendees. Importing the original as‑built floor plan from an image Scaling the plan image and tracing walls over it Dimensioning the as‑built floor plan Remodeling and placing dimensions per the NKBA guidelines Follow along and post your results to social media with the hastag #ChiefChallenge for a chance to win some Chief Gear! Download the Project File: ChiefChallenge-Bath-Dimensions.zip SIGN UP *Eligible for NKBA CEU Credit See the other scheduled live demonstrations and register now so you don't forget later!
  4. Remodeling: New Addition Framing & Materials List Thursday, July 30, 2020, at 12:00 PM PDT This new addition will allow for a large new master bath and closet. In the session, we will look at the structural changes for the foundation and framing. Scott Harris, CKBD, will be hosting this live session, covering the following outline, and taking questions about the process from attendees. Creating new‑construction walls Framing & roof construction 3D & elevation views Creating a remodel list of materials Register Today! Get hands-on with this project and post your results using the #ChiefChallenge for a chance to win some Chief Gear! Download the project file: ChiefChallenge-Materials-List-Bachelor-View.zip Follow along with the video, here: https://www.chiefarchitect.com/videos/watch/10215/remodeling-new-addition-framing-materials-list.html See the other scheduled live demonstrations and register now so you don't forget later!
  5. Join us in our next Thursday webinar about Bathroom Remodeling. This session can be self-reported for NKBA CEU credits, if you are an NKBA member! Bathroom Remodeling: Designing & 3D Visualization Thursday, July 23, 2020, at 12:00 PM PDT This bath remodel session begins with the as-built plan and transforms the space into a large master bathroom. We will review the as-built overlay in 2D and 3D and use the Chief Architect design tools for the new bath. Scott Harris, CKBD, will be hosting this live session, covering the following outline, and taking questions about the process from attendees. Wall demo and new wall construction Creating the shower, water closet and vanity Floor plan and wall elevation dimensions Review the as‑built overlay in 2D & 3D Download the project file and check the goals off the list. Post your results to Facebook and Instagram tagged with #ChiefChallenge for a chance to win some Chief Gear! ChiefChallenge-Bath-Bachelor-View.zip Follow along with the video. Make sure to register for our other upcoming webinars so you don't miss out on the Q&A sessions that we host Live with our experts!
  6. Because we aren't able to travel to you, we are offering Virtual Classroom Training to help you build your Chief Architect Skills! See our scheduled events: https://www.chiefarchitect.com/company/tradeshows.html Sign up for Live Online Training, where you and your peers will log-in and join one of our trainers. July: Save 20% and SSA members save an additional 10% Training Dates: 8:30 AM–12:30 PM PDT Residential Intermediate - July 22, 24, 29, 31 (Wed/Fri) Kitchens, Baths & Interiors - July 22, 24, 29, 31 (Wed/Fri) Learn More Sign up for Training September: Save 20% and SSA members save an additional 10% Training Dates: 8:30 AM–12:30 PM PDT Residential Introductory - Sept. 1, 3, 8, 10 (Tues/Thurs) Residential Intermediate - Sept. 2, 4, 9, 11 (Wed/Fri) Kitchens, Baths & Interiors - Sept. 15, 17, 22, 24 (Tues/Thurs) Learn More Sign up for Training
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    FutureMcCoyEstate

    Very creative, thanks for sharing KatManToo!
  8. Congratulations to June's winners! 1st: Giuseppe Rispoli 2nd: Samantha Lo 3rd: Rondante H. Bernabe See the winning entries: https://chiefarchitectblog.com/kbi-contest-winners-june-2020 Join it by submitting your own designs for July's contest (Residential Design), and visiting the Album to vote for your peers!
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    Professional version vs. Student version

    Thank you for the question. Yes, the full commercial version will open plans created in with the Student License as long as the full commercial version is the same version or newer. Feel free to contact us with any questions at 208-292-3400. Kind regards, Derek Pedersen Chief Architect Software
  10. Beautiful design, Emmaline! Thank you for sharing with us and our community. We’ve selected a few of these renderings to be featured on our Social Media feeds. View your design on our Facebook page and the Chief Blog. Feel free to share this with your community as well. Keep up the great work!
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    Samantha Lo - San Joaquin Delta College's Interior Design Program

    Samantha has done a wonderful job on this design! We appreciate her sharing these renderings with us and our community. If you'd like to see more of this space, check out Samantha's walkthrough video here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DMgMKegxf3dd3OHeyemABHEhhFr-cDQ4/view.
  12. We saw great submissions for May's Remodel/Addition Design Contest; congratulations to our 3 winners: 1st Place – Rodante Habacon Bernabe of R. H. Bernabe Enterprises 2nd Place – Emma Baumann, a high school student 3rd Place – Sandra Lukas View all of the great submissions. June’s Design Contest is Kitchen/Bath & Interior Design. The entry deadline is June 22nd; get your submissions in early so you can start accumulating votes! Visit ChiefBlog to learn how to enter: https://chiefarchitectblog.com/design-contest-kitchen-bath-interiors/. Can't wait to see what you have been creating! Good Luck!
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    Featured Students

    Check out some of the work from Students who have been featured on ChiefBlog. Share your own work in a new album here, we are excited to see your work as you learn Chief Architect and hone your design skills.
  14. ChiefArchitect

    New Student Gallery

    Are you a student, or do you know a student, who as been able to use the Chief Architect Student Version for their own projects? We want to see what students are creating, and to help them show it off! ChiefTalk now has a gallery for student work, we'll be picking images posted to the gallery and then sharing with our social media channels and on the blog to feature these efforts. Learn more about our Student Design Gallery. If you aren't a student, but want to show off your creations too, please do! The Member Gallery is open to ChiefTalk users. Whether you are new to the software or a long-time user, we love seeing and sharing your work. Create an album and tell us the story about projects you are working on. Include your social accounts and contact information so we can tag you. Don't miss a chance at a little free publicity.
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    Design Contests Winners - You could be next!

    Congratulations to our 3 winners in the Residential Design Contest! 1st Place – Bobby McFadden 2nd Place – Steve Johnsen of @HOME Custom Design 3rd Place – Gisela Weissman-Everhard View all of the amazing submissions. We enjoyed viewing everyone’s design and want to thank you all for sharing with us and our community! Varying prize packages will be awarded!