Posts Tagged ‘walls’

Give it a meaning!

6 July 2017 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Did you know that walls can be defined in more ways than just length, height and width? If we open the Tags and Categories section of the wall properties dialog box, we can define the Structural function as either Load Bearing or Non Load Bearing.     We can now use this information when we are

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Create A Wall Framing Plan

10 July 2013 cadimage 1 Comment
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

As with everything in ArchiCAD, walls have the ability to to have a unique identification label once we have checked that all the walls have unique ID’s, we can use the label tool to label each wall, effectively creating a wall set out plan for our builders.      


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What is the purpose of your walls?

20 June 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Solibri, Tip of the Day

Most of the time the walls we place are designed to do more than just separate rooms from each other hold windows. Some walls are Load Bearing, some aren’t, Some define the Exterior walls, some the interiors. Why not tell ArchiCAD what those walls are?  That way the next person to look at your file

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Finishing off walls in 2D

13 February 2013 cadimage No Comments
ArchiCAD, Tip of the Day

Ever had a situation where a wall has to terminate inside a room? Heres a simple way to make that look a little tidier. The wall end tool allows to wrap your lining around the end of the wall, giving it a more accurate look  


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