How to Create a Custom Door Opening With Revit Architecture


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Creating a custom door opening

One of the nice things about using in place families is, is that you can create many types of elements in your project. One of those kinds of elements is to create an opening that you can do some unique design stuff with. Other than just the typical rectangular or square door opening, you can make one that is arched, or has got some other embellishments to it. The thing that you gotta think about though, is that if you try using the wall profile approach, you can definitely put a opening in a wall.

The only problem is, is that it's not movable. It's kind of fixed because it's actually part of the wall. The in place family, though, if you create a customized door opening using that approach. You will be able to move the door back and forth within the host or, or the wall. We're going to take a look at how to go ahead and do that. One of the first things that you need to do though is zoom in, and then check out the various reference planes that you have.

Now you'll notice here that I...

Creating a custom door opening
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Creating a custom door opening provides you with in-depth training on CAD. Taught by Ed Cotey as part of the Revit for Interior Design: Interior Walls

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