Insert from File. AKA Legit Stealing from Other Projects.

Just wanted to remind everyone that this functionality exists: Did you make a killer schedule in one job that you want to use on another job?  Or did someone else make a sweet schedule that you want to borrow for your own job?  Were the typical details updated in the office…


Guide Grids

Visiting the world outside of Architecture you realize that many people do not care if things line up, are level, or arranged in an organized manner.  This goes for artwork, presentation boards, place mats, etc. We do care, for better or worse.  Personally, it drives me crazy to see things that…


Irregular Crop Regions (Part II)

The problem that inspired my last post got me thinking about a problem I had on my own project a few months ago. I had cartooned out the entire set of drawings near the beginning of DD.  When printed for our 50% DD Pricing Set, I found that some of…


Irregular Crop Regions (Part I)

Encountered a problem yesterday on a project in this office. Someone was trying to send a half-size set to the printer.  All of the sheets printed just fine, except for one. In this one sheet, all of the annotative elements were visible, but no modeled elements were showing up. What could…


Lining Up Views on Sheets

RevitOpEd has a video for you.  This will show you how to use Guide Grids, and how to make sure your plans line up from sheet to sheet. Don’t be lazy and eyeball it, take the time to get it right.