Your question: How do you change the roof footprint in Revit?

How do you edit footprints in Revit?

This is a very straightforward process:

  1. Go to Architecture Tab → Roof by Footprint.
  2. In the Sketch Mode, click the Select Walls drawing tool.
  3. You will see an overhang option appear across the top toolbar. Assign your desired overhang value (500mm was used in our example)
  4. Finish your Roof sketch by clicking the Green Tick.

How do you make a footprint roof in Revit?

Create a Roof by Footprint

  1. Display a floor plan view or a reflected ceiling plan view.
  2. Click Architecture tab Build panel Roof drop-down (Roof by Footprint). …
  3. On the Draw panel, select a sketch or pick tool. …
  4. Sketch, or pick, a closed loop for the roof.
  5. Specify slope defining lines.

How do you edit a roof extrusion in Revit?

Create a Roof by Extrusion

  1. Display an elevation, 3D, or section view.
  2. Click Architecture tab Build panel Roof drop-down (Roof by Extrusion).
  3. Specify the work plane.
  4. In the Roof Reference Level and Offset dialog, select a value for Level. …
  5. To raise or lower the roof from the reference level, specify a value for Offset.

How do you manipulate roofs in Revit?

Edit the roof sketch



Select the roof, and click Modify | Roofs tab Mode panel (Edit Footprint) or (Edit Profile). Make necessary changes. If you want to change the position of the roof, use the Properties palette to edit the Base Level and Offset properties to change the position of the reference plane.

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When modeling ceilings in Revit What are the two methods used?

Use the Ceiling tool to create a ceiling in a reflected ceiling plan view.

  • Open a ceiling plan view.
  • Click Architecture tab Build panel (Ceiling).
  • In the Type Selector, select a ceiling type.
  • Place a ceiling using one of the following methods: Use walls as ceiling boundaries.

When drawing a roof by footprint in plan view all lines must define slope?

Specify slope defining lines. To change the slope definition of a line, select the line and, on the Properties palette, click Defines Roof Slope. You can then change the slope value. When a roof line is set to slope defining, this symbol appears adjacent to it.

How do you cut a roof by extrusion in Revit?

Cut openings in an extruded roof

  1. Select the extruded roof, and click Modify | Roofs tab Opening panel (Vertical).
  2. If the Go to View dialog displays, select the appropriate plan view in which to edit the profile. A plan view representation of the roof displays. …
  3. Sketch closed-loop openings. …
  4. Click (Finish Edit Mode).

How do you extrude mass in Revit?

Select the upper face of the mass.



Add extrusion and Modify extrusion

  1. Click the lower part of the (Create Form) button, then. (Solid Form).
  2. Click the lock icon of the new extrusion. Now you are free to change the shape in any direction.
  3. Change the height to 3500 mm.
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