Floor Plan Symbols
Edraw floor plan software offers you many special and standard floor plan symbols that you can use in designing floor plans, which include building core shapes, appliances, furniture, elevations, plumbing, HVAC symbols, etc. You can use floor plan design program to start design your own floor plans now!
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Floor Plan Symbols
Building Core Shapes
The North is the direction in which a compass needle normally points. In floor plans, the north arrow indicates which side of the floor plan is the north.
The Air-conditioned location is the place where the air conditioning is put.
The solid wall portrays the wall's relative thickness.
The Scissor staircases are generally composed of two main flights of stairs which meet at a landing, forming a U shape when viewed from above.
The Handrail is a rail that is designed for people to grasp by hand so as to provide stability or support when they are walking.
The Toilet is the symbol for the toilet.
The Freight Elevator is a transportation device consisting of an endlessly circulating belt of steps driven by an electric motor, which moves people between the floors or levels of a building.
Tables and Chairs
The Table with Chair is a shape with a table in the center and several chairs surrounding the table. It is a smart shape with a floating button that enables flexible modifications to the shape. The number of chairs can be changed easily.
The Stool is a single seat that is backless and armless and it is usually supported by legs.
The Sling chairs are casual chairs that are usually constructed using a simple frame paired with a single sheet of material for the back and seat.
The Dining table is a round one for four people and usually, the rectangular one is for six persons. You can choose to place this symbol on where your dining table should be in the floor plan.
The Couch is a long upholstered piece of furniture for people to sit on and have a rest.
The Adjustable bed is a bed which has a multi-hinged lying surface which can be adjusted to different positions.
The Bookcase is an open cabinet containing shelves on which to keep books.
The Shoe cabinet is a kind of furniture where people put shoes.
The Carpet is a textile floor covering that is usually made from wool or synthetic fibers.
Wall, Door and Structure
The Room is a rectangle space that can be resized to any size until it fits into your requirements.
The Door is a basic floor plan symbol representing a door, you can adjust the angle of the door opening by dragging the control point.
The Bay window is a window space projecting outward from the main walls of a building and forming a bay in a room.
If you are looking for the best easy floor planning tool and use the above symbols to create your own floor plan whether you are a professional or a novice.
After you have read all these floor plan symbols, you can look at the below video and know how to make a foor plan with Edraw Max easily and quickly.