Site plan symbols. Refer to the symbol sheet for special symbols used in a particular set. Plan symbols 2 a 4 wall section no. Blueprint symbols glossary the most common floor plan symbols. Duplex outlet weatherproof duplex outlet ground fault ci.
Every engineering office uses their own set of symbols. Move rooms and symbols with mouse or set their sizes and distances numerically when high precision is required. The program comes with ready to use furniture electrical and other symbol libraries. Floor plans site plans elevations and other architectural diagrams are generally pretty self explanatory but the devils often in the details.
Its not always easy to make an educated guess about what a particular abbreviation or symbol might mean. Below is a concise glossary of the most often used blueprint symbols free for your use. Simply start with a ready made building plan template. The meaning of symbols.
Aa a 6 building section a a. Figure 82 examples of typical door and window symbols shown in both plan as it may appear on a blueprint and in pictorial formreading working drawings necessitates the ability to read and understand and visualize the various symbols. 3 l 5 detail section no. Wide open spaces the hard working cowboy his spirited cow pony and vast herds of cattle are among the strongest symbols of the american west.
It also lets you create your own custom symbols for your floor plan drawings. 2 can be seen on drawing no. Choose from thousands of symbols and professional design themes to make your plans come to life. Every office has their own standard but most symbols should be similar to those shown on this page.