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Get Empty Elevation Markers

In this example i use Python to get the Markers that have no Elevation on them.

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Getting Nested Families from Revit with Dynamo

One thing that always comes up in scheduling items are the use of Nested families. One major aspect of this is that it is difficult from the schedule to see what the relationship between that families is. In the next week of so I will give a use case for this. but till then here […]

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Connecting Areas to Rooms with Dynamo

In this video I walk through how to find which Rooms are in a specific Revit Area. Using Areas to define space is a common workflow for many architectural projects and the OOTB Revit does not implicitly have a connection between Loadable families and Revit Area’s, however there is a good connection between Rooms & Elements. Using Dynamo we find […]

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Revit Filtering with Dynamo

Ever wounder how to filter by different Instance and Type parameters? In the video I use a different method to filter than I do in the example below. It’s important to know what String.Contains and == Nodes are used for, and tailor to each specific task. In general the String.contain is a looser understanding than the […]

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Dynamo – Data & Revit

Over the past couple weeks I have been tackling some work at Case with Dynamo. It is quite a great step in the right direction by everyone involved and I am looking forward to the full version 7 release. One of the important tasks in delivering projects is the ‘gathering, sorting, filtering’ of Data and […]

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Dynamo – Sheet Counter

In this video I go through a Dynamo definition to total sheets in Revit for different submission sets

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Datawrapper

Just re-discovered this gem. I love Tableau but this is quick and easy active charts. Cut and paste info or upload .csv file. Here is some basic data so show…

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Macro for setting Door Handedness

Been getting more in the api and have this solution for adding a “LH” or “RH” to a parameter in the doors. It adds it to a parameter called “Handedness” though this could be anything…

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Search Sets in Navis [Part 2]

Here is the second part to the video about the process to Export from Revit into NavisWorks and begin to set up Search Sets.

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SketchFab Awesomeness

Cruising around the internets and found this gem. Ever want to put a 3d model on your website? SketchFab. Here is a quick test of a model already on Sketchfab. However you are free to upload your and display it in interesting ways!

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Revit to Navis [Part 1]

Going through some files I found this old internal video about the process to Export from Revit into NavisWorks and begin to set up Search Sets.

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The Louisiana Museum and Sports Hall of Fame – LSMSHF

Here is a project from Trahan Architects I worked on extensively for about 2 years while at CASE. It was quite the project and I worked with some amazing people all the way from the Design Team to the Construction Team. There were a lot of people involved in getting this building built! It is […]

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Empowerhouse Window Splay

Here is an old video I did for working the window splays into a Revit Family. I walk through two options.

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Wall Joins [Passive House]

Another quick video on the use of wall joins and the ramification in documentation and scheduling Materials. Been a long time since I’ve seen this, and not sure if it is edited, so sorry if it bounces around!

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RefDims and Treated Floor Area [Passive House]

This is the first video in the PHPP series. I go over the use of Rooms to get the TFA out and using Masses for the overall volumetric measurements. This is using the PHIUS 2007 PHPP, this actually works best for the metric European version of PHPP (PHI), same ideas just different outputs.

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Wall Area Calculation [Passive House]

    In this video i go through the steps to set up Revit to output the needed PHPP information. I cover Materials, Wall Schedules, and some of the calculation I am starting to do now in Revit.

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