Residential Structural Design Software - ClearCalcs

Easily design everything from the roof down to the foundations with simple online design software for architects, designers, and engineers.

ClearCalcs makes residential structural design calculations the easiest part of your job with an easy to use interface, time saving calculators, and online access you can take anywhere.

Everything you need for residential design

With a great range of easy to use calculators for beams, columns and footings, ClearCalcs has everything you need for efficient residential structural design calculations.

Instead of juggling multiple software packages or spreadsheets, ClearCalcs centralizes your residential structural calculations and lets you design without limits, including support for unlimited span beams, flitch beams, unlimited loads, different unit types, and even simple portal frame analysis.

"With ClearCalcs, framing calculations are now the easiest part of my job."

- Damian B.

An example of the IBC Wood Beam Calculator

Designed to save you time

A library of common beam and column configurations and automatic sizing of members get you to a working design faster. Keeping track of loads in a structure is also a breeze with easy to use load tracking between beams, columns, and footings.

Save even more time by defaulting your loads, deflection limits, and load combinations according to any version of IBC or IRC (2009-2018), Australian standards, or Eurocodes - or fully customize them to your needs. Your selections will be saved and used throughout your entire project.

"Awesome updates. I rely heavily on your program everyday, without exception. I couldn't do without the platform. Love your work."

- Kerry A.

A screenshot of the ASCE 7-16 wind calculator

Easy to pick up

ClearCalcs makes footing, beam, and column design easy, with minimal input required to get a first result in only seconds. Helpful features like our pop up member selector also make it clear what sections pass so you can easily optimise designs.

All references and assumptions are available at the click of a button, with helpful video tutorials available for every calculation.

"It's been a natural adoption with no training required, and I've already seen benefit over the last 12 months. Support is always given within the same day of any queries I've had - thanks!"

- Nick K.

A screenshot of the automatic member selector

Generate beautiful reports

ClearCalcs is not only easy to use, but also easy to check!

All calculations follow an easy to understand traffic light check system, with multiple levels of detail available giving you the choice of printing every step of the calculation and all code and standard references, or simply a compact, one-page print out.

"It has given me and my colleagues a greater understanding of the formulations, and confidence to discuss these with our clients."

- Daniel S.

An example PDF report of the NDS Wood Beam Calculator

Take Your Calculations With You

With ClearCalcs, you never need to worry about losing an access dongle, installing a bad update, or searching for an old file. All ClearCalcs calculations back up automatically, and are available online anywhere, with no install or updates required. Fire up your computer, tablet, or mobile and get started immediately - even on site!

With simple individual and shared plans, ClearCalcs is a cost effective cloud solution for solo designers and teams.

"The ability to access and complete calculations from anywhere allows me to meet deadlines without worrying about licenses or sacrificing time at home."

- Andrew G.

A screenshot of the available engineering calculator selector

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