A wide variety of electrical objects, including related items such as cable and telephone jacks, doorbells, thermostats, and intercoms, are available in the Library Browser. You can place objects directly from the Library Browser, or you can also specify which objects are placed by default when you use the Electrical Tools.
You can customize any light fixture in Chief Architect so that it represents an LED light or other specialty lighting type.
Displaying any shadow for a building in plan view is easy when you design with Chief Architect.
Wall lights cannot be added to a plan unless they are placed on walls. However, it is possible to place wall lights in special locations using an Invisible Wall.
You can use the Sun Angle tool to specify the exact latitude and longitude, as well as date and time, and then produce sunlight and shadows based on that information.
You can use light sources to help produce dramatic, realistic 3D views. The three types of light sources in Chief Architect are Point, Spot, and Parallel lights.