To draw a floor plan to scale, determine the amount of accuracy you need in your drawing. Measure the room's perimeter walls with a tape measure, convert to scale and draw them on graph paper. Measure the size and locati... More » Art & Literature Architecture

To draw a free house plan, use one of a variety of design software programs, such as While sophisticated house design applications offering 3D views and other features are accessible at a price, it is e... More » Art & Literature Architecture

Planner5d, Homestyler and Roomstyler offer free online tools that create custom floor plans. Some of these websites provide tools for decorating and furnishing the rooms, and some offer two and three dimensional views. More » Art & Literature Architecture

A bakery floor plan is an architectural drawing that shows where the kitchen, display items, dining room, checkout area, bathrooms, office area and dry storage area are planned to be built. A bakery floor plan can also i... More » Art & Literature Architecture

Some common features of modern bungalows are balanced exterior proportions, a modest front porch, a focus on a garden, and an open and informal floor plan. The modern bungalow design was influenced by the Arts and Crafts... More » Art & Literature Architecture

A good little house floor plan efficiently incorporates the comforts of modern living while using architectural tricks, such as vaulted ceilings, large windows and open floor plans, to make the space seem larger. Some fl... More » Art & Literature Architecture

A good floor plan for a small church should have provisions for emergency exits, clear and spacious aisles for easy passage, sitting arrangement and a pulpit. In most small churches, sound equipment, the band and preache... More » Art & Literature Architecture