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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2015 Essentials: Autodesk Official Press by Tobias Hathorn, Tessa Reist Hathorn, Ryan Duell

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Chapter 2Walls and Curtain Walls

Walls in the Autodesk® Revit® Architecture software can range a great deal in complexity. Early in the design process, walls and curtain walls can be more generic, essentially serving as vertical containers for space and function. They can also be associated to masses in order to create incredibly complex shapes. As the design progresses, these generic walls and curtain walls can be swapped out for more specific vertical compound walls that indicate a range of materials as well as geometric sweeps and reveals.

In this chapter, you’ll learn to:

  • Create walls using several different methods
  • Host elements in walls
  • Modify wall parameters
  • Modify and reset wall profiles
  • Create and customize a curtain wall
  • Embed a ...

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