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How to Create House Electrical Plan Easily

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Posted by Daniel Belisario | 12/25/2019
How to create house electrical plan easily seems to be a difficult problem for most electrical engineers, even for experienced engineers. Edraw Floor Plan Maker will be your helper.

What is House Electrical Plan?

House electrical plan, also called house wiring diagram, is the visual representation of the entire electrical wiring system or circuitry of a house (or a room).

The purpose is to distribute energy that can be used to power the various equipments and appliances around the house through proper installation and operation of the different elements included in the design such as electrical outlets, meter base, switches and breakers and more.

Importance of House Electrical Plan

House electrical plan is one of the most critical construction blueprints when building a new house. It shows you how electrical items and wires connect, where the lights, light switches, socket outlets and the appliances locate. Clear house electrical plan enables electrical engineers to install electronics correctly and quickly.

Software for Creating House Electrical Plan

Before creating a house electrical plan, it's necessary to pick up a powerful tool. Edraw Floor Plan Maker is a professional software for creating house electrical plans with the following handy features.

Abundant Floor Plan Templates and Examples

It contains abundant professionally designed floor plan templates and examples. All of them are editable, just choose the one you like and make appropriate changes to fit your own plan.

Templates and Examples

Support Enormous Resources Insertion

It supports to insert hyperlinks, attachments and notes, which make floor plan more professional and attractive.

Enormous Resources Insertion

Professional Functions and Symbols

Its professional functions enable engineers to design more precisely and visually. Dragging and dropping standard symbols make drawing smarter and more convenient.

Functions and Symbols

Steps to Create House Electrical Plan

Creating house electrical plan with a professional floor plan maker simplifies a complex process with just a few steps.

Step 1. Run Floor Plan Maker and open a blank drawing page.

Open a Blank Page

Step 2. Set the drawing scale on the Floor Plan menu.

Set Drawing Scale

Step 3. Drag floor plan symbols from the left libraries and drop them on the drawing page.

Drag and Drop Symbols

Step 4. Edit and rotate house electrical shapes if necessary.

Rotate Shapes

Step 5. Click Page Layout and change the theme from built-in themes if you do not like the current one.

Change the Theme

Step 6. Browse your computer and find a location to save your house electrical plan.

Save House Electrical Plan

Here is an example of house electrical plan.

House Electrical Plan

More Floor Plan Examples

Apart from house electrical plan, you can also use Floor Plan Maker to create Home Plan, Office Layout, Seating Plan, Garden Plan, Fire Emergency Layout, HVAC Plan,etc. Click floor plan examples to view more examples if any interest.

Basement Wiring Plan

Garden Planner

School Layout

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