Friday , 21 October 2016

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6 Study Abroad Tips for Architecture Students

study-abroad-tips-for architecture students

This week I am excited to share something a little bit different. Jessie at Go Overseas has put together some really great tips for architecture students who are thinking about studying abroad. I get a lot of people asking me about this, and seeing as I have never studied abroad, I knew I wasn’t the best person to answer these queries. …

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Introduction to Foundation Design


This article is an excerpt from Residential Construction Details – US Edition. The book is packed full of both 2d and 3d details all of which are available to download as both dwg cad files and .skp sketchup files. Find out more about Residential Construction Details. Principles of foundation design The main role of foundations is to structurally support the …

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Starting Out As An Architecture Student

starting-out architecture student

I am really excited to share with you the first guest article on the website. You may be aware that I am always keen to share my readers stories so I was thrilled when KC got in touch with me to share her experience of starting out in architecture. She has some really great advice for anyone thinking about, or …

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Free CAD Blocks – Furniture 08 – Sofas & Couches


Here is another set of free cad blocks from the First In Architecture Cad Block database. I hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them. My free autocad block library continues to grow – if you have any suggestions for useful content please get in touch. This set of cad blocks are of sofas and couches in plan. …

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What is the best laptop for architecture students? 2016/2017


Post Updated September 2016 If you would like to download our mini guide to purchasing a laptop for your architecture studies, click on the link below. Click Here to Download The Guide I need a laptop for my architecture studies! Buying a laptop for your studies and future career can be a bit of a minefield. The main thing to consider …

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Landscape Architecture Resources

Landscap Architecture Resources

I have had quite a few requests for information regarding landscape architecture, so I wanted to put together a post with some good resources that might help landscape architects in their studies. This post covers good website resources for landscape architects, useful books for landscape architecture, downloads for your landscape architecture designs along with a few useful videos I found. …

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SketchUp Kitchen Cabinet Download

Kitchen Cabinets sketchup

Tired of shopping for cabinets and not finding what you need for cabinets? These Kitchen cabinets are designed and layered as components for Sketchup. Layered with 2 door and hardware styles. Contemporary and Traditional. The generic texture is applied horizontal and vertical for realistic construction of cabinets. Around 50 different cabinets along with counter top profiles! Great for Sketchup designs …

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