Floor Plan Symbols

Pre-drawn floor plan symbols like north, arrow, solid walls, step and more help create accurate diagrams and documentation.

Edraw floor plan software offers you many special building core shapes, north, direction, arrow, air-conditioned location, solid walls, step, ornamental stair, scissor staircase, winding staircase, left spiral staircase, right spiral, corner landing, stair landing, escalator, etc. You may use floor plan design program to start design your own floor plans now!

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Floor Plan Symbols

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Floor Plan Symbols


North is the direction in which a compass needle normally points. In floor plan, the north arrow inndicates which side of the floor plan is north.

Air-conditioned location

Air-conditioned location is the place where the air conditioner is put.

solid walls

The symbol solid wall portrays the wall's relative thickness.

Scissor staircases

Scissor staircases are generally composed of two main flights of stairs which meet at a landing, forming a 'U' shape when viewed from above.


Handrail is a rail that is designed to be grasped by the hand so as to provide stability or support.


Toilet symbol is the symbol for the toilet.


Elevator is a moving staircase consisting of an endlessly circulating belt of steps driven by a motor, which conveys people between the floors of a public building.

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Couch is a long upholstered piece of furniture for several people to sit on.

Table with ChairTable with Chair

Table with Chair is a shape with a table in the center and several chairs surrounding the table. It is a smart shape with floating button enabling flexible modifications to the shape. The number of chairs can be changed easily.


Stool is a backless and armless single seat supported on legs or a pedestal.

Sling chairs

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.

Dining tables

Dining tables - a round one for four and a rectangular one for six. These tables show chairs in the pushed in position so remember to look for clearance around the table so that people have room to come and go from the table.


Carpet is a floor covering made from thick woven fabric.

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Adjustable bed

Adjustable bed is a bed which has a multi-hinged lying surface which can be profiled to a number of different positions.


Bookcase is an open cabinet containing shelves on which to keep books.

Shoe cabinet

Shoe cabinet is a kind of furniture where people put shoes.

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Bay window

Bay window is a window space projecting outward from the main walls of a building and forming a bay in a room.

Bathroom Symbols

Need fresh-looking floor plan symbols for your design? These floor plan symbols are a cinch to pop in. And their crisp, fine detail will make spectacular, easy-to-understand floor plan diagrams and presentations to your customers. Moreover, check out the best easy floor planning tool, and free download floor plan designer here. Download free floor plan templates. Check out floor plan drawing and easy 2D architectural design software right here.

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