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Workaround for the Ribbon bug in AutoCAD Architecture 2018

After I reported about the bug in the post AutoCAD Architecture 2018 and AutoCAD MEP 2018 New Feature Summary I got a workaround from Autodesk that I …

AutoCAD

Run a script on multiple DWG with ScriptPro

AutoCAD Script is a simple and great way to run a batch of commands automatically. You can see how Paul uses the script to automate plotting. You can …

AutoCAD

3 two-story houses (and their plans) that you need to see!

In a bid to really hone in on the perfect home for you and your family, you'll need to see what has already been built or designed and, more than …

How to make drop-down selection for AutoCAD Block

One benefit that you can get from using block attribute is to preserve a text field. For example, if you make a title block as a block, you can edit …

AutoCAD

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Real Estate

Prefabricated garden retreat snaps together in less than a week

If your dream garden look like something from a fantasy world, you’ll love this Dragonfly Pavilion built for a backyard in Hoboken, New Jersey. Built …

These $25K prefab tiny homes were designed to skirt zoning restrictions

Student designers worked with city planners to create pods that could quickly house L.A.’ homeless population<p>Building in Los Angeles is notoriously hampered by a 20-year-old general plan and safety requirements for protecting structures against earthquakes and fires. Combine those restrictions with …

IKEA Art Hack Ideas for Large Blank Walls

I've said it before and I'll say it again: Finding affordable art that you actually like is one of the hardest parts of furnishing a home. And once …

Cross-stitch

4 Simple Steps to Start Training With Power

Ride faster, feel better, and see performance gains this season by training with power<p>Is power a word that you’ve heard tossed around amongst cycling friends, but you have no idea what it really means? Well, you’re not alone. Power meters in today’s market give you plenty of metrics: cadence, …

The 10 most innovative homes of 2016

Although there was no shortage of out-there ideas, a few trends took shape. Architects emphasized designs that made for low-cost and fast construction, minimalist aesthetics, increased mobility, and the use of more renewable power sources.<p>Check out our favorites below.

San Francisco

Stunning Wooden Coffee table With Glass Rivers and Lakes

Today we bring you a special furniture design piece: coffee tables. The one that we present is the River coffee table by Greg Klassen.

Furniture

Autodesk 360 sync secret revealed: how does it work? | CADnotes

In previous article, we covered how you can upload files to Autodesk 360 using AutoCAD. Now let’s cover a little how this integration actually …

Standard font height and type for engineering drawing | CADnotes

Another common question about AutoCAD fonts or drawing lettering are: what’s the default font type and what’s the font height? There are many …

Typography

IKEA Holiday Decorating Ideas To Steal

IKEA's winter photoshoots are treasure troves of seasonal inspiration. Even if you don't buy a single ornament from them this year, take these …

Living Rooms

​15 ways to make your home bigger - without calling builders

We understand the need for more space, whether it’s a guest bedroom, a dining area, or just extra legroom in general. But we also know that money …

Landscaping

12 ways to maximize a small living room

Don’t let square feet hold you back. Here are a few tricks to gain back space in a small living room<p>When space is limited, decorating a small living room can seem like a difficult task. Being one of the central hubs of the home, most want a space that can serve a number of functions, from …

House With a View / doomo

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house is built near Krakow, on the southern slope's building plot with extensive panoramic views on …

Architecture

Six new features of AutoCAD 2017

Autodesk has released its new AutoCAD 2017 version and there are some exciting enhancements in this release. In this article I have listed six new …

About Property Sets | Civil 3D

You can use property sets to assign and access custom properties for a particular object. A property set definition specifies the characteristics of …

AutoCAD

Solibri Model Checker - Solibri

The software that will revolutionize how we design, construct and maintain buildings<p>Features<p>Solibri Model Checker (SMC) is our flagship product. Here …

Software

Solibri Model Viewer - Solibri

View, Comment & Share in the Workflow<p>Solibri Model Viewer (SMV) is the software that everyone working within the construction industry should use. …

Coordination

the Construction and BIM blog

I saw this post on AUGI the other day, which hits on my primary motivation for starting this blog – creating a place where Navisworks users can come …

RFI Managed in Revit: Import Navisworks Clash Report as Revit Schedule

Example of a Clash Condition Isolated in Revit<p>The clash detection and resolution process has evolved into a mainstream, scheduled activity during the …

Navisworks 2015: Efficient Quantification Takeoff

In Navisworks 2015 you can create an efficient 3-D takeoff using Navisworks 3-D Quantification Tools. With efficient 3-D takeoff you can make …

the Construction and BIM blog

Quantification in Navisworks has now been available for around 18 months and during that time I've shown it to many customers, whilst there are …

BIM: Myth of Clash Detection

The myth<p>‘Clash Detection’ is one of my favourite subjects, in a cranky, gets me annoyed kind of way. It has become the automatic response to justify …

11 Rare Beatles Pics You've Never Seen Before That Just Surfaced

From the archive of manager Bob Bonis, rare photographs of The Beatles and The Rolling Stones have been put up for sale on Ebay. These photographs, taken in the mid-'60s over the years Bonis managed the two bands, have existed in a private collection for 50 years until their Ebay unveil on Feb. …