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Challenge: Create a color scheme

From: Revit for Interior Design: Space Planning

Video: Challenge: Create a color scheme

In this challenge, you will create a simple floor plan using the Revit Wall tools. Upon completion of drawing in the walls, you will then develop an area room type plan and create a color scheme to show to your client. If you saved the block plan you developed in the prior challenge, go ahead and use that file. Or, in the Exercise files, see the new file in the Challenge folder, and pick it up from there. The objectives of this challenge are as follows. First of all, create a new view and call it Space Plan 2nd Floor, using the block plan as a background, lay in the interior walls.

Challenge: Create a color scheme

In this challenge, you will create a simple floor plan using the Revit Wall tools. Upon completion of drawing in the walls, you will then develop an area room type plan and create a color scheme to show to your client. If you saved the block plan you developed in the prior challenge, go ahead and use that file. Or, in the Exercise files, see the new file in the Challenge folder, and pick it up from there. The objectives of this challenge are as follows. First of all, create a new view and call it Space Plan 2nd Floor, using the block plan as a background, lay in the interior walls.

Using the Room Element tool, assign a room and room element to each room. Label the rooms accordingly. Change the default room tag to include the square footage for the room. Using the Area tools, create a Rentable Area plan. Add area elements and tags to determine area types of your own choosing. Duplicate the Rentable Area plan and rename it, Area Room Scheme. Create a color scheme, call the view, Scheme by Room.

Set category to rooms, then set by to name and then add a legend. To do this challenge it should take you about 25 minutes.

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Revit for Interior Design: Space Planning

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  1. 3m 3s
    1. Welcome
      1m 7s
    2. Using the exercise files
      1m 9s
    3. How to use the challenges
      47s
  2. 30m 42s
    1. Creating a schedule by room
      4m 46s
    2. Adding a parameter and calculated value
      3m 47s
    3. Adding a formula parameter field
      3m 22s
    4. Sorting and grouping the schedule
      4m 15s
    5. Working with conditional formatting and hidden fields
      4m 34s
    6. Sorting by department
      5m 17s
    7. Challenge: Create a program schedule
      1m 56s
    8. Solution: Create a program schedule
      2m 45s
  3. 16m 58s
    1. Creating mass elements
      6m 32s
    2. Editing the properties of a placed mass element
      5m 24s
    3. Creating a floor in a mass element
      5m 2s
  4. 20m 43s
    1. Developing the block plan and adding data to mass floors
      5m 49s
    2. Creating a block plan
      3m 18s
    3. Developing the block plan schedule
      5m 48s
    4. Challenge: Create a block plan
      1m 49s
    5. Solution: Create a block plan
      3m 59s
  5. 34m 15s
    1. Creating rooms in a plan
      6m 27s
    2. Creating a room separation boundary
      5m 47s
    3. Modifying room tags
      5m 42s
    4. Creating a room schedule
      3m 14s
    5. Creating a finish schedule and linking it to the room schedule
      5m 14s
    6. Modifying room settings
      2m 48s
    7. Creating and exporting a view template
      5m 3s
  6. 14m 26s
    1. Creating an area plan
      4m 58s
    2. Creating an area boundary
      3m 48s
    3. Adding areas
      5m 40s
  7. 32m 59s
    1. Creating a color scheme
      5m 46s
    2. Defining a color scheme
      3m 20s
    3. Changing color scheme values
      7m 5s
    4. Setting color scheme by range
      4m 4s
    5. Placing a schedule and area plan on a sheet
      6m 32s
    6. Challenge: Create a color scheme
      1m 18s
    7. Solution: Create a color scheme
      4m 54s
  8. 40s
    1. Next steps
      40s

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