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Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012 Essentials: AUTODESK OFFICIAL TRAINING GUIDE by James Vandezande, Eddy Krygiel, Phil Read

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CHAPTER 5

Stairs, Ramps, and Railings

Revit is capable of creating wonderfully complex and elegant stairs, ramps, and railings. But to get started, you need to understand the basic functionality so that you can confidentially resolve design intent. Then once the design intent is resolved, you'll have plenty of time to go back and modify the stair and revise the entire design quickly and easily!

In this chapter, you learn the following skills:

  • Creating numerous stair configurations
  • Designing ramps
  • Building railings for level and sloped conditions
  • Working with parts, parameters, and properties

Creating Numerous Stair Configurations

Stairs contain many, many parameters, but not all of the parameter controls are going to be equally important during ...

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