Autodesk Revit: Rotating Elements

In this Autodesk Revit tutorial I am going to explain the use of the “Rotate” tool. If you’d like to watch the video version of this tutorial, you can do so by clicking in the window below…..     In order to demonstrate the Rotate tool we need some things to rotate! In the image […]

Autodesk Revit: Copying Elements

In this Autodesk Revit tutorial I am going to show how to use the Copy tool. Before reading the written article you may wish to watch the video tutorial first….     First of all we need some things to Copy! In the image below you can see that I have a very simple model- […]

Autodesk Revit: Moving Elements

In this Autodesk Revit tutorial I am going to show you different methods available to you for moving elements within your model. You may wish to watch the video version of this tutorial first…..     In order to demonstrate the differing methods of moving elements, I am going to use a very simple model- […]

Autodesk Revit: Selecting and Filtering Elements

In this Autodesk Revit tutorial I am going to show you how to Select and Filter elements. These are skills that you will need many times in your daily use of Revit. You may wish the video version of this tutorial first…..     We will start this tutorial with Selection techniques and then move […]

Autodesk Revit: An introduction to Components

In this Autodesk Revit tutorial I give you an introduction to working with Components. You may wish to watch the video version of this tutorial before following the written article. Before we go any further, let’s discuss exactly what a Revit Component is. Well you’ve come across some already in the form of Doors and […]

Revit Architecture: Model Lines and Model Text

In this Revit Tutorial I am going to introduce you to both Model Lines and Model Text. To demonstrate the use of the these tools, I am going to create some simple court markings for a Sports Hall and also put some 3D text onto it’s wall.     We are going to start with […]

Revit Architecture: An introduction to Ramps

In this Revit Architecture tutorial I am going to give you an introduction to the use of the Ramp tool. I’ll show you how to create a straight ramp with an intermediate landing. I’ll also show you how to change the cross-sectional profile of the ramp. First select the “Architecture” menu (1) and then “Ramp” […]

Revit Architecture: An introduction to Columns

In this Revit Architecture tutorial I am going to give you and introduction to Columns– both Structural and Architectural.     The first thing to discuss is that Revit Columns come in two main flavours- “Structural” and “Architectural”. How you create them is almost identical for both types. For this tutorial I am going to […]

Revit Architecture: An introduction to Railings

In this Revit Architecture tutorial, I am going to show you the basic operation of the Railing tool. I will show you how to create a Railing along a path that you define; and also how to place Railings onto Stair Runs & Landings.     We are going to start off this tutorial by […]

Revit Architecture: Stair by Sketch

In this this Revit Architecture tutorial I am going to show you how to create a run of Stairs using the “Stair by Sketch” tool. In order to demonstrate the “Stair by Sketch” tool I am going to start off with a completely blank Revit Project file. First of all select the “Stair” tool from […]