This video gives an overview of how to create a finish legend from a material take-off and filter out the unwanted materials.
- [Narrator] In this video,…I'm going to show how to make a list…of interiors finishes in your Revit model…by using a material takeoff schedule.…I'll show how to create custom parameters…that can be used for sorting and filtering materials…inside the Revit file.…Let's get started.…From the View tab on the ribbon in Revit,…select Schedules and in the dropdown…click on Material Takeoff.…For this Material Takeoff I want to make…a Schedule for all the Interior Finishes materials.…To do this, I need to select Multi-Category…so that Revit includes materials…from floors, ceilings, walls,…and any other category of relevant element…I need to specify finishes for.…
If I click OK on the menu…I can select from the parameters of all…the categories of elements inside of my Revit file.…If I scroll down I'll find material parameters.…I'm going to click to add Material: Name…and Material: Description…and Material: Manufacturer.…On the Sorting/Grouping tab,…I can sort by Material: Name,…and I'm going to deselect Itemize every instance.…
- Finding curves and points in Dynamo
- Creating a list for organizing elements
- Modeling walls and floors
- Working with multiple rooms
- Creating a graphic finish legend
- Creating a material take-off
- Creating graphic overrides
- Updating room parameters
- Creating a floor type from a room parameter
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Dynamo Concepts
2. Workflows: Model Finishes from Room Finish Schedules
3. Workflows: Finish Legends
4. Workflows: Synchronize the Room Finish Schedule
5. Taking It Further
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