April 2, 2020

Creating Simple Crickets with Revit

After creating a chimney, we’ll need to create a cricket to prevent water from building up around where the roof and chimney meet. Since Revit doesn’t […]
April 2, 2020

Creating Dormers in Revit

When using Revit, it might seem complicated to create a dormer on a pitched roof. However, the process is surprisingly straightforward and rewarding. While you could […]
March 24, 2020

Numerical & Dimensional Parameters in Revit

In this blog, we’ll be looking at how to resolve the “inconsistent units” error using Revit in an Architectural/Imperial application when using parameters. There are faster […]
February 25, 2020

Views & The View Manager in AutoCAD

Navigating between different parts of a drawing can be a manual process, but views can be setup to expedite the process. We can turn certain layers […]
February 25, 2020

Using Functions in Dimensions with Revit

Sometimes, our projects have fixed variables, such as a room that can’t exceed a certain size. Instead of manually modifying a room and confirming that it […]
February 12, 2020

Creating Schedule Templates with Revit

Project templates allow us to begin working immediately, and they aren’t limited to just projects: We can create schedule templates for specific objects, disciplines, and project […]
January 31, 2020

The NOMUTT Command in AutoCAD

We can not only modify AutoCAD’s interface, but we can also change each command’s visible functions and data. A subtle command called “NOMUTT” allows us to […]
January 20, 2020

Converting Polylines to MText in AutoCAD

Instead of re-drawing an entire PDF manually, we can use a few commands to import it into AutoCAD and automatically convert its vector data into objects. […]
January 13, 2020

Status Bar Auto Wrap & Zoom Factor Commands in AutoCAD

Commands within AutoCAD usually refine our workflows, but they can also improve our user experience and interface. Some commands are undocumented and not part of the […]