Chapter 14 Creating Rooms and Area Plans

  • Creating rooms
  • Adding a room schedule
  • Adding a color-fill plan
  • Adding room separators
  • Creating an area plan

Creating Rooms

The first topic we’ll tackle is the task of creating a room and adding it to the model. The procedures that follow will focus on finding where to launch the room and areas and the parameters the Autodesk® Revit® Architecture software looks for while placing a room into the floor plan.

Because Revit draws from a database to gather information, the process of creating a room boils down to your adding some notes to an already-built form. When you place the room in the model, Revit automatically tags it. Unlike other drafting applications, however, Revit doesn’t rely on the tag ...

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