Online SketchUp Alternatives

    There are many alternatives to SketchUp as a web app if you are looking for a replacement. The best Online alternative is Sweet Home 3D, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to SketchUp and many of them are available as a web app so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Online alternatives to SketchUp are Autodesk AutoCAD (Paid), Blophome (Freemium), Onshape (Free Personal) and Planner 5D (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jun 23, 2021

    1. Sweet Home 3D is a free interior design Java application that helps you draw the plan of your house, arrange furniture on it and visit the results in 3D.
      Sweet Home 3D vs SketchUp opinions
      Some users think Sweet Home 3D is a great alternative to SketchUp, some don't.
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      If you are looking for something related to home design, SweetHome3D is an excellent solution. But it is not a general purpose cad suite.
      Top positive comment  over 4 years ago

      Very easy to learn. Has a huge library of "furniture" and other assets developed and shared by users. Has 3D photo's and video virtual tours. May not be that great for detailed framing plans and elevations.
      Top positive comment  over 3 years ago

      Sketchup is far more generic and can be used for creating 3D printing models. Sweet Home 3D is a targeted application designed for laying out house designs.
      Top negative comment  about 5 years ago

      Its not general purpose, its to specific to be an alternative to virtually any other CAD program
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      Not a general purpose CAD program
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

      SH3D is great for home projects but lacks a lot when compared to Sketchup. Simply don't share enough features to be comparable.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

      Sketchup is a more generic 3D modeller. Sweet Home 3D is a tool for house and furniture designs.
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

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    2. AutoCAD is a leading CAD (computer-aided design) software used professionally throughout architectural, electrical, mechanical and other engineering and design industries. It was once available under a perpetual license but is now accessed solely through a subscription.
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      Autodesk AutoCAD vs SketchUp opinions
      Most users think Autodesk AutoCAD is a great alternative to SketchUp.
      If you're talking about Autodesk software the 3D software is Revit, which is amazing, but AutoCAD is much more suited to 2D modelling and doing 3D requires a larger time investment or understanding of procedural coding etc. As for Revit, it leaves Sketchup in the dust, but it's also very expensive(I didn't see it on the list even after scrolling down, hmm).
      Negative comment 9 months ago


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android Tablet
      Decorates, draws or designs any room in your house or office.
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      Almost everyone thinks Blophome is a great alternative to SketchUp.
    3. Onshape is a professional CAD system – Parts, Assemblies, Drawings – with version control and collaboration built in. Each Onshape plan (Free for STUDENTS, Professional & Enterprise) gives you all of the CAD and data management functionality with no time limit.
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      Onshape vs SketchUp opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Onshape is still a legitimate alternative to SketchUp, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      It's web based. I want native 3D modeling software.
      Negative comment 12 months ago

      Linux = browser based, if I wanted browser apps I'd select web for platform.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      melissaferri Browser-based so no need to download or install anything.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Planner 5D is a service that allows anyone create their own interior plans without any special skills.
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      Planner 5D vs SketchUp opinions
      Some users think Planner 5D is a great alternative to SketchUp, some don't.
      it dosent act like sketch up
      Negative comment about 5 years ago


    4. Floorplanner is the easiest, quickest, and best looking way to create and share interactive floor plans. Using point-and-click, drag-and-drop tools, you can make your house plan in minutes, and rearrange it as often as you want.
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      Most users think Floorplanner is a great alternative to SketchUp.
    5. High quality 2D, 3D & interactive floor plans for interior designers, real estate pros, home stagers & home decor enthusiasts.
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    6. 3D Orchard is a free online platform for crowdsourced design. It includes free, built-in CAD tools and everything needed to turn an idea into a physical product. Because the computer-aided design (CAD) tools are built-in and free, people can edit and evolve each others 3D models.
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    7. MakerSCAD is a web-based parametric 3D design software with a block-based programming language to create objects for 3D printing, animations, games and websites.


      Site certificate expired. Software itself hasn't been updated in a very long time, is incomplete, and doesn't function

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Figma
      • madewitharkit
      • AR Core
      • WebGL
      • Sketch
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Vectary is the most accessible 3D and Augmented Reality design platform. Create an account for free online. No app download needed. Build immersive experiences for the real world. Publish 3D and Augmented Reality content to any website.
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