Archive for the 'Modeling' Category

Columns, beams and braces.

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

For people using Revit Structure this post in going to be old news. However if you trained in Revit Architecture, this will probably be new information that can be very helpful. I’ve always had difficulty getting certain structural elements to do what I want so that they display nicely in elevations and sections. A recent [...]

To top it off

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Back to the roof of the Big Box Blog Store. In last week’s post, the structure for the roof was setup and properly sloped to future drains so that sections would display properly. In today’s post, we’ll add a roof assembly, sloped of course, then I’ll show how to add skylights without affecting the slope [...]

Roof layouts

Sunday, December 5th, 2010

I recently started a new supermarket renovation project and came to the point of putting the existing roof onto the building. I’ve done flat roof’s before but this time I realized I still had gaps in my knowledge about how Revit goes about this. I always got the roofs just close enough to look right [...]

Revit and Building Information Modeling