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.


Custom Mullion Profiles

Did you know that you can create your own mullion profiles? Check out THIS great tutorial from Australia on how this is possible. Consider uses outside of a literal curtain wall.  The Curtain Wall tool can be used for Any  panel-ized system.  Think Acoustic Panels, Metal Panels, Wood Panels in an Auditorium,…


Painting a Split Face

If you insist on using Filled Regions and other Detail Items for articulating your walls and floors, you’re a lost cause, and this post isn’t for you. For those of us who like to do things correctly, here is a common problem when trying to Paint a surface on a…


Double-Glazed Curtain Wall Systems

Have a curtain wall system that is double-glazed?  Want to model it more accurately, rather than detailing over it? John Flanagan has a work-around. Did you know that you could select individual Panels in a Curtain Wall and assign them to a Basic Wall Type?  This works for all Basic…


Is That Curtain Wall on Your Face?

We love Curtain Walls here.  Yes we do. And we all know how to make them.  “WA” Shortcut for Wall —–> Select Curtain Wall —–> Model Away! But wait, hold on.  What if I want this wall to be angled?  Surely it must be possible, you see it all the…