How to add brickfill to the top of a double skin Revit wall

How to add brickfill to the top of a double skin Revit wall Introduction In this video we’ll be showing you how to change the top of a double skin wall so that you can edit the top to show brickfill. Conclusion There are many methods to create the brickfill scenario but we are just […]

How to create a 270mm Revit cavity wall used in South Africa.

How to create a 270mm Revit cavity wall used in South Africa. Introduction In this video we’ll be showing you how to create a cavity wall used in south Africa Conclusion There are many methods to create walls but we are just showing the one that works best in this case. If you need any […]

Revit LT 2021 – Model a Wall in Place

Can one model Shipping containers in Revit LT and use them for architectural design? This was a question recently posed to me by a client. Would one model the shipping container as a family? No, because then the container cannot host windows and doors or other wall-based components. Model the container as a Revit project […]

How to see through a Revit Wall to show objects behind

A customer wanted to show bathroom fittings that are behind a wall in elevation so that they can plan the drainage piping for each fitting. The Revit tool you would use to show the fittings behind the wall is on the View Tab -> Graphics Panel and the tools are Show Hidden Lines and then […]

How to create a South African Revit cavity wall and internal wall type

What we going to cover in this article is to create a simple 270mm brick cavity wall and also a simple internal 110 mm wall. The critical part is to make sure the cavities close and also that the two wall types connect correctly as per the screenshot of the plan below. Creating the 270mm […]