Modeling Best Practices

Guidance on geometry, plugins, design workflows, and BIM troubleshooting,

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40 articles in this collection
Written by Patrick Chopson, Sandeep Ahuja, Marco Aguirre and 2 others
Revit (2017 - 2021)

The Ideal Revit Model for the cove.tool workflow

FAQ - Cleaning up, prepping, and following best practices for Revit
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

What to avoid in Revit for cove.tool workflow?

What Revit model/family/categories/situations should I avoid when preparing a model for the cove.tool plugin export process?
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

How do I export building geometry for a mixed-use project with the Revit Plugin?

Video Tutorial for multi-use project in Revit
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

How does the Revit Plugin Work? Can I create my own View Templates?

FAQ: Revit Plugin
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Ideal modeling workflow of Revit Curtain Walls for exporting to cove.tool

Modeling prep for curtain walls with the Revit Plugin for both Windows and Exterior Walls layers.
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Written by Jonathan Essary
Updated over a week ago

Using Revit Linked Models with cove.tool Plugin

FAQ: How to export geometry to cove.tool for linked models in Revit
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Can the Revit Plugin be used on a working model?

Plugins FAQ
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Using an Architectural Model vs Mechanical Model for the Plugin Export Process

Plugins FAQ
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Does the Revit Plugin import my project's material properties?

Plugins FAQ
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Why has the Revit Plug-in created an empty view(s)? or incomplete?

Plugins FAQ
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Why did the Revit Plug-in miscalculate my building's height?

Plugins FAQ
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

How to share a Revit File with cove.tool

How to package and share a Revit Model for Troubleshooting
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago

Revit Plugin (v.2.1.0) Workflow for 3D Mode and Daylight

Video and Written Tutorial for Revit Plugin v.2.1.0
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Written by Marco Aguirre
Updated over a week ago