Use free online home design software to design your own backyard pod layout. Sign-up now for Planner 5D – desktop or mobile app – but remember to keep your room sizes the same as our standard pod sizes (below).

With Planner 5D free online home design software you can save your designs, share them with friends, and send them to us as your backyard pod design guide. Remember, to keep costs down, stick to standard pod sizes:

Backyard pods 3m wide

3m x 3m – (9 square metres) *

3m x 4m – (12 square metres) *

3m x 5m – (15 square metres) *

3m x 6m – (18 square metres) *

3m x 7m – (21 square metres) **

3m x 8m – (24 square metres) **

3m x 9m – (27 square metres) **

3m x 10m – (30 square metres) **

* exempt development most residential areas

** exempt development most rural areas

Backyard pods 3.6m wide

3.6m x 4m – (14.4 square metres) *

3.6m x 5m – (18 square metres) *

3.6m x 6m – (21.6 square metres) **

3.6m x 7m – (25.2 square metres) **

3.6m x 8m – (28.8 square metres) **

3.6m x 9m – (32.4 square metres) **

3.6m x 10m – (36 square metres) **

* exempt development most residential areas

** exempt development most rural areas

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Free IKEA home planner software

You can also plan your backyard pod interiors and cabinetry using the free IKEA home planner software to design, save, and share your projects.

Download free IKEA home planner software