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Big Hammer Pro Deck Design
Big Hammer Pro Deck Design
Pro Deck Design™

Pro Deck Design For Professionals

It doesn’t fit in a tool belt, but Pro Deck Design is destined to become your favorite tool. Sometimes technology adds work to your life, instead of making you look and work smarter. Pro Deck Design presents your designs with a polish and lets you just plain design better – all while presenting your customers with an in-depth, 3-D view of the project.

Created Just For the Pros

Designed specifically for builders, lumberyards, and home centers - Pro Deck Design is the tool of choice for professionals seeking to decrease design time while increasing accuracy and sales. Pro Deck Design offers:
  • An Innovative Sales Tool - Show customer their new deck on their own home in stunning 3D, a Pro Deck Design exclusive
  • Infinite Customization - Enjoy full control over your deck configurations & material selections
  • Enhanced 3D - See just what you need in realistic detail from any angle in a virtual 3D world, in layers, or as a wire frame model
  • Complete Plans & Reports - Print full specifications, material usage reports & custom quotes

Enhanced 3D Features

Pro Deck Design combines CAD design and photo imaging, giving you the ultimate deck design and sales tool. Our impressive 3D features include:
  • Add realism with a virtual 3D world and material-specific colors & textures
  • Save designs in multiple formats & with transparent backgrounds
  • Place the finished deck design on an imported photo of your customer's home

Expanded Control Over the Details

With Pro Deck Design, you're in full control of the detailed design decisions that ensure your deck design addresses your customers' individual needs.
  • Specify breaker board placement to reduce material waste & improve the deck's finished appearance
  • Choose your fasteners with the help of accompanying images
  • Build your way with several footing styles, construction methods, overhang options & loading values

Enriched Reports

Pro Deck Design's expanded reporting capabilities support more detail than ever before, allowing you to instantly generate the most accurate, complete reports for your deck projects.
  • Increase accuracy with the breakout of material usage & quantity
  • See the lengths into which materials are divided
  • Generate quotes automatically with your materials, SKUs & pricing
  • Print full design plans
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System & Application Requirements

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We need to make sure your computer has the required Microsoft® components installed.

Operating System Prerequisites
NOTE: This is a high-end graphical application that requires a newer PC and additional Microsoft© components.
Required Software Components
  • Big Hammer Security Certificate
  • .NET Framework 4 Client Profile
Hardware & Software Requirements
NOTE: Internet Explorer must be set as your default browser.
Recommended System Requirements
  • Microsoft Windows 7® or Windows 8
  • Intel® Core i7 Quad-Core CPU
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 2 GB of available hard-disk space on System Drive
  • nVidia GeForce™ 9 series or ATI Radeon™ HD 4000 Series video card w/ Open GL 1.4 & Direct X9
  • Broadband internet connection > 2Mbps
  • Mouse or compatible pointing device w/ scroll wheel
  • Internet Explorer 9
  • .Net Framework 4
Minimum System Requirements
  • Microsoft Windows Vista® or Windows XP® Service Pack 2
  • Intel® Pentium®4 2.0 GHz processor or AMD Athlon™ 2000+
  • 2048 MB RAM
  • 1 GB of available hard-disk space on System Drive
  • Discrete nVidia or ATI video card w/ Open GL 1.2
  • Broadband internet connection
  • Mouse or compatible pointing device
  • Internet Explorer 7
  • .Net Framework 4
Additional Notes:
  • A Mac version of the Big Hammer Design Series is not available.
  • Intel Integrated Video is not supported.
  • For the best 3D experience, you should update to the latest video drivers (see your video card manufacturer’s website).