Proper planning and scheduling is very important in construction projects for reducing and controlling delays of the project. Substantial amounts of time, money, resources are wasted each year in a construction industry due to improper planning and scheduling. With globalization the construction projects have become vast and complex. Planning of such projects requires huge amount of paperwork, which can be reduced with the help of project planning software. Providing good planning, proper organization, sufficient flow of resources to a project cannot automatically achieve desired result. A warning mechanism must be present which can alert the organization about its possible success and failures throughout the project. The main objectives of this study are to plan, schedule, and track a residential project with help of primavera software, study the results generated, it is possible to suggest which method is suitable for the selected residential project. Also to recommend measures to the organization for enhancing their project planning skills for similar projects in future.