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 […]
December 6, 2019

Demystifying Layer States in AutoCAD

AutoCAD’s layers allow us to show certain components while hiding others. Turning them on and off can become tedious, especially when coordinating multiple disciplines and building […]
November 15, 2019

Creating Stair Slab Openings Using Shafts in Revit

Some buildings include multiple stories, and a staircase is required for vertical circulation. Instead of cutting through each stair slab opening manually, we can create a […]
November 15, 2019

Conforming Walls to Spiral Staircases with Revit

Spiral Staircases save space and enhance the elegance of a room. In some instances, we want to create a circular wall that conforms to the shape […]
November 1, 2019

Customizing Your Ribbon and Workspace in AutoCAD

AutoCAD’s Ribbon contains tons of functions and tools, some of which we use more or less on a daily basis. We can modify our ribbon and […]
October 22, 2019

Creating a Parametric Family with Revit

Revit is a complex tool that allows users to model buildings and objects. We can use simple extrusions and void forms to create unique components, but […]