View and Edit Seams

Seams on rooms with roll products will appear as dashed lines. This article will focus on how to view and edit seams for roll products. 

To view seams:

  1. From the drawing_screen_selected.png Drawing Screen select a room with a roll product.
  2. Next, switch to the Estimate tab in the right side section.
  3. Use seam tools in the Toolbar to add and edit seams.



Viewing Seams (Click to enlarge.)



  • Total length, area, as well as waste percentage will appear below the style and color.
  • Waste is visually displayed by the white area surrounding cuts.
  • After each change made the roll plan will reallocate automatically.

Tools for Adding and Editing Seams


Flip Seam

Select room, then select the Flip Seam icon. This will flip the seams on the axis of the current lay direction


Add Length Seam

Select the Insert Length Seam tool, then tap on a location in the room to place it. The length seam will follow the current lay direction.


Add T Seam

Select the Insert T Seam tool, then tap on a location in a room to place it. (Tip: Use dimensions that appear as a guide.)


Move Seam

Select room, select cut, tap a seam handle, then slide the seam handle using the dimensions that appear as your guide. (Tip: Use dimensions that appear as a guide.)


Delete Seam

Select room, select cut, select seam handle, press Delete Seam icon.


Compress Cuts

The Manual Compress tool will compress your cuts, attempting to lower overall waste, without changing their order.



Recalculate and optimize cut placement. Note: If you have made any custom cut placements these may be lost when this action is performed.


Magic Wand

To revert back to the original allocation, select room(s), then press the magic wand icon.


Add Waste

Apply extra waste using this tool. Calculate it by percentage, SY, or Length.


Was this article helpful?
0 out of 1 found this helpful
Have more questions? Submit a request



Article is closed for comments.

Powered by Zendesk