Paul Aubin

Posts by Paul Aubin

  • The new features in Revit 2018 and what this means to architects.

    Revit 2018 Was Just Released. What This Means to Architecture.

    April 17, 2017

    Springtime has arrived here in North America and with it a new release of Revit has just been released as well. So what does the 2018 version of Revit have in store for us? I’ll focus here on platform and Architecture. If you use Revit for Structural or MEP, I will direct you to the Autodesk website to learn more about what new features are included for those...

  • If you want to know design, start with a pizza box.

    How can a Pizza Box help you with Revit?

    March 22, 2017

    Revit and Pizza. Other than both words having five letters each, you might be struggling to see the connection? Could it be that pizza is the order-in meal of choice for Architects working late on Revit projects? While this is certainly plausible, the connection I am after has little to do with the pizza and rather concerns its delivery container: the pizza box....

  • There's a variety of different warning signs in Revit. Here's how to react to each one.

    Understanding The Different Warning Signs in Revit

    February 21, 2017

    The Revit software communicates with us in many ways. Various feedback mechanisms are used: sometimes it offers little more than a “whisper” with subtle messages at the status bar, while other times it interrupts your workflow completely with a disruptive onscreen dialog demanding your immediate attention. Regardless of the severity of the condition, or the...

  • These five tips will help you in Revit.

    What Controls Revit Visibility? Five Things to Look For.

    January 17, 2017

    If you work in Revit files for even a small part of your day, learning how to control visibility of elements in your model – be it...