Cost Estimating Using Revit For Architectural Design – Revit Tutorial

Once you have chosen for conceptual design option, you always want to convert the conceptual mass into real building structure in Revit. In this Revit tutorial, you will learn how to convert the conceptual mass into real building elements and put the details to the building. It really helps in Cost Estimation for the architectural design from the very beginning.

To convert the conceptual mass, you need to “Massing & Site tool” which will allow you to change the face using pre-defined several “Floor by Face” tool in the building elements. Select any of them to convert the floor type followed by putting additional detailing in the properties dialog box. Once the floor is complete, finish the wall and rood similarly. Watch the video further to learn how to add schedules to tabulate key quantities that drive cost –