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Introducing Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2011 by Beau Turner, Patrick Davis, Charlie Busa, Stephen Stafford

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Chapter 3. Modeling

In this chapter, we cover the basics of modeling in Revit. We begin with a discussion of object selection and how to filter a group of objects that you have selected. We then move into a discussion on walls and wall properties.

This includes selecting objects; creating and editing walls, doors, and windows; using levels and grids; grouping; and adding columns. We will start by showing you how to select, move, copy, trim, extend, cut, delete, rotate, mirror, array, align, and match.

In this chapter, you will learn about the following:

  • Levels

  • Basic editing tools

  • Creating and modifying column grids

  • Walls

  • Modifying wall parameters

  • Defining wall structure

  • Creating doors and windows, curtain walls, floors, ceilings, stairs, and roofs

Levels ...

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