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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 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 Z-Axis, SmartWare, 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. All of these 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.

What are the system requirements for running the software?

All of our 3D software runs on Windows 7/8 or higher. Further system recommendations include: Processing power 2.0+Ghz with 1Ghz minimum. 1GB hard drive minimum, application size is approximately 600MB. 2GB RAM (memory) minimum, 4+GB recommended depending on operating system. Screen resolution of 1024x768 or higher. Internet Explorer 10 or better. A periodic connection to the internet is required to maintain activation and to receive updates.

How will your software help me increase my profit margin?

Customers that use our applications, such as Z-Axis, SmartWare, LiveStorage, tell us that they are realizing significant, tangible benefits such as a dramatically faster sales cycle, fewer errors, and greater customer satisfaction through photorealistic visual renderings. Customers tell us that their buyers are energized when they see their custom space design in 3D, helping them win the business.

How do I learn how to use Z-Axis or LiveStorage?

Both Z-Axis and LiveStorage are intuitive, easy-to-use applications that make it easy to get started placing products and creating rooms. Software users also have access to help documents, webinars, and hands-on training sessions with a CHI·LLC expert for all training needs.

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.

Do you have a question that we did not answer?

If you have a question about any of our software products and services that we did not answer above, please contact us and a CHI·LLC representative will respond to your inquiry as soon as possible.