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Who is CHI·LLC?

We are a software technology company based in Seattle, WA. For the past 20 years, we have been creating 2D and 3D space planning and visualization software. Our applications for office furniture, closet, garage, and storage space planning, provide a unique sales experience for your customers and a competitive advantage for your business.

What makes LiveStorage unique?

LiveStorage is the first 3D visualization tool to focus exclusively on the closet and storage market. We took a direct approach to the challenges of closet and storage space design and delivered a tool that meets and exceeds the custom design needs of customers. LiveStorage features unmatched 3D photorealistic rendering capabilities, props such as dresses, pants, and shirts, along with rich textures and lighting effects.

How do I learn to use LiveStorage?

LiveStorage is an intuitive, easy-to-use application that makes it easy to get started placing products and creating rooms. Users of LiveStorage also have access to help documents, webinars, and hands-on training sessions with a LiveStorage expert for all training needs.

What benefits do your software products provide to salespeople and designers?

All of the software we create is made with salespeople, designers, and their customers in mind. The functionality built into LiveStorage, improves how businesspeople interact with their customers by providing photorealistic 3D visualization, complete product vocabulary, intelligent and fast reconfiguration tools, and a library of typicals at your fingertips. This software tools help you connect with your customers to quickly and easily develop winning designs and to create compelling 3D visual presentations. Bring your design conversation to life with your customer and help buyers see their spaces.

Can I use this software with my clients?

Yes. The software was created so that you can use it with your customer to design their perfect, custom space. Buyers can virtually design, configure, and visualize their spaces with 3D zooming, spinning, fly-by motion, and walk-through animations. The technology enables your customer to become a co-designer.

What are the system requirements for running the software?

Required:                                                                 

  • 1.6 GHz Dual-Core Processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics with (at least) 256MB
  • Screen Resolution 1024×768
  • Windows 7 and later
  • Microsoft Excel 2007* or later
  • Internet Explorer 9
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0

*LiveStorage is not compatible with MAC OS

Recommended:

  • Intel Core i5 / i7
  • 4 GB DDR3 RAM
  • Discrete Graphics with 1 GB GDDR
  • Screen Resolution 1280×1024 or Greater
  • Windows 7/8/10
  • Microsoft Excel 2007* or later

Am I limited to closet designs?

No. While LiveStorage is the premiere tool for designing custom closets of all sizes, it does not limit the types of spaces you can design. LiveStorage will help you create custom garage, laundry, home office, and storage spaces of all sizes and specifications.