Adding a Path

This guide will show you how to add a path to your landscape design.

 

To get started, click the Landscape tab, and then click the Path button.

Path button on Realtime Landscaping Pro

Left click to place points and create the line of your path. To place the last point, Right click and this will finish the path.

Place points to create the line of your path

If you want to change the path material used, click the material image seen above. This will take you to a large selection of different path materials including some from National brands Belgard, Eldorado Stone, R.I. Lampus, and Unilock. Make your desired selection and then click OK.

Selection of path materials

By default, the path material will run in a single direction. If you would like the material to follow the path, click Material Direction found in the Object Properties panel. Select the Enable custom material direction option and then click Edit Direction. Adjust the width by manually inputting the width or using the slider to cover the path.

Custom path direction

If you would like to add a border, click the Border button and select the Add border option. To change the border material used, click the material image seen below. Make your selection and click OK. You can further customize the appearance of the border material using the following options:

Adding a path border to your design

You are also able to remove sections of the path border. Click the Edit Border button, as seen in the image below, and Left click on the section you wish to remove. If you decide to return a section of the border, Left click again to replace it.

Edit path border

You have now successfully completed adding a path with a border to your landscape design.

Completed path

Thank you for reading this guide, and please feel free to contact us for more information about our landscaping software.