Lesson 05 | Creating and Modifying Levels

This lesson describes how to create and modify levels in a building model. You begin the lesson by learning about levels and their uses. Then, you learn the steps and some recommended practices for creating and modifying levels. The lesson concludes with an exercise on creating and modifying levels.

You use levels to define a vertical height or a story within a building. In Revit Architecture, levels act as horizontal reference planes to host building elements such as walls, roofs, and floors. With levels, you determine and control the placement of elements vertically in a building model.

The following illustration shows the various levels in a section view of a building model.

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