I just saw a very interesting video on TED regarding designing and building using CNC technology. It's about 13 minutes long, and located here: WikiHouse
It describes a new open-source database that is being developed around the world for designing downloadable templates based in Sketchup.
I had a super ugly panel box in my attached garage converted to a family room.
I designed a plan in Google Sketchup 8 see attached plan. Please see attached photos of completed Shadow box. I used pine lumber and pine interior plywood. I finished it in Red Oak Stain and satin...