Home Wiring Plan Software - Making Wiring Plans Easily
Symbols Required for Home Wiring Plan
When you are going to make a wiring plan, the built-in symbol library contains the most commonly used wiring plan symbols, including lighting, switches, sockets, and some individual appliances such as ceiling fan, doorbell, smoke detector, monitor, and alarm. A home wiring plan is usually created based on the original floor plan structure. Therefore, the basic floor plan symbols, such as walls, furniture, and appliances, are also necessary.
You can discover more electrical symbols for circuit design.
Electrical and Telecoms
Wall, Shell and Structure
Create Home Wiring Plan With Built-in Elements
Before wiring your home, a wiring diagram is necessary to plan out your outlets, switches, lights and connect them. However, if you are just a beginner in this field, you must need to watch some helpful video tutorials that will teach you some basics of wiring and electrical engineering. After that, when you start to draft your own wiring plan, don't forget to select the perfect suitable design software for yourself.
EdrawMax contains an extensive range of electrical and lighting symbols, which makes a wiring plan will be a piece of cake for anyone. As the picture shows below, it's an easy wiring plan maker with an intuitive interface. If you are not drawing professionally and don't need complicated drawing as CAD, this is your best choice!
All-in-One Diagram Software
- Superior file compatibility: Import and export drawings to various file formats, such as Visio
- Cross-platform supported (Windows, Mac, Linux, Web)
How to Make a Home Wiring Plan
Creating a home wiring plan is easy with EdrawMax. To open a new drawing page, navigate to the built-in template center, choose Building Plan, and double-click one of the Electrical and Telecom Plan templates to start drawing.
To open the corresponding libraries, click the Library icon → Floor Plan. Then you will find a list of floor plan symbol libraries and just choose to add what you want to use.
Drag and drop the required shapes into the canvas to create your wiring plan.
Use the quick and powerful formatting tools in EdrawMax and change the color or styles of the lines and symbols. When finished, you can export the drawing to different formats, including PDF, HTML, Word, Excel, PPT, Visio, PNG, JPG, etc.
Wiring Plan Examples
Below are some wiring plan examples which you can download and use as templates. When you download and open an example, the required symbol libraries, such as lighting, electrical, and telecom, are already open. Therefore, it's even quicker if you start with these templates.