Corner Mulls

Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate. -J. R. R. Tolkien Here’s a highly relevant and timely post from TheRevitKid I was asked how you make clean corner mullions.  Follow the link above for a super quick tutorial.

Constrain Me Not!

Typically, you shouldn’t put any constraints on your Revit Models.  (EQ-EQ, Align-Lock, DIM-lock, etc.).  It tends to break down and cause problems. Like Steve at Revit OpEd reminds us, you can show all active constraints, and diagnose any problems quickly. Remember, you’re encouraged to use Constraints in the Family Editor.…

Wink Wink Nudge Nudge

Here’s a fairly simple one. Find yourself nudging objects in Revit?  The arrow keys can be super helpful when you don’t need to be precise. Did you know, that if you held down the SHIFT key and nudged, that you will nudge further??   More efficient nudging! What should we call…

New in Revit 2014: Change Join Order

David Light found this one. If you’re like me, you have wasted time with trying to get elements to join correctly.   Hopefully, this new feature will help.

Wink Wink Nudge Nudge

  We all use the arrow keys on our keyboards to move, or nudge, objects slightly in any direction. If you have to nudge over greater distances, try holding down the shift key as you nudge.  The distance moved per keystroke will be greater than with the traditional nudge. Of…