All articles ← Knowledge Base Can I draw my plans in an inexpensive CAD software for home users? As-Built Survey for Elevations only - Will I need a Floor Plan? As-Built Survey to determine Sq. Footage of Commercial Space for Tenants As-Builts - Is Field Verify a Good Option? AutoCAD Drawings Created by an Autodesk Educational Product - how to remove watermark BOMA As-Built - Can I field verify existing as-built plans? CAD for Manufacturing, What type of File do I need? Do I need a Drafter or a Designer? Do I need a Land Survey or an Architectural Site Survey? Drawing Dimensions in Metric or US Customary System? I am only Remodeling a small area. Can I get a partial as-built of my home? I need exterior dimensions of my building for a footprint - Is this a building survey? Is it OK to Draw my Plans in Word or Excel? Is it OK to request DWG's in an older release of AutoCAD? Old Blueprints - Convert them to Digital format before you work with them Permit Plan Drawings - How to Get Started! Planning to Build Your own Home? - Getting Started Plans on Paper - How to convert them to CAD - 1st Step - Scan them to PDF Pros and Cons of using Revit Remodel Tips-Share & Clarify project information with Photos Residential As-Built Surveys- Non Structural Decorative Exterior Features Should I ship my small Parts to a Mechanical Designer to draw into CAD? Send Photos First! Solidworks Version Compatability Structural As-Builts- Why should you hire a Structural PE First? To what precision, are your As-builts measured? 1/4" or tighter? What is a DWG or DWG file? What is a Plan Check Set?