When it comes to renovation, visualization is everything. If the client and the project manager are not on the same page, it’s just a matter of time before big problems arise. That’s what is so great about the free program called SketchUp. You can make 3D renderings with a relatively small learning curve. What used to be solely the domain of architects and engineers is now available for everyone.
Below are a few videos to get you started.
Here is a download link. Remember you want the free version not the Pro selection. http://www.sketchup.com/download
Make Ideas Real with SketchUp
Getting started with SketchUp – Part 1