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Free Trees In Elevation Illustration Download

Free Trees In Elevation Illustration Download

Free Trees In Elevation Illustration Download Introducing our latest must-have: our Free Trees In Elevation Illustration Download! This awesome collection of FREE PNGs and Photoshop Brushes featuring stunning trees in elevation is exactly what you need to elevate your...

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Architectural Diagrams

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Architectural Diagrams

What are Architectural Diagrams?   Architectural diagrams are effective visual tools for architects that help to communicate complex design ideas in much clearer ways to diverse audiences, be it to your clients, tutors or fellow professionals. The inclusion of a...

Detail Library – New Details January 2024

Detail Library – New Details January 2024

New Details We are excited to publish the second half of our slate roof details set. The set continues our exploration of traditional slate roof construction, looking at how different junctions are detailed using traditional lead, to complement these, we then...

How to Write A Successful Architecture Cover Letter

How to Write A Successful Architecture Cover Letter

When applying for an architecture role, your cover letter is a decisive factor. This article delivers straightforward tips on constructing an impactful architecture cover letter, your first step in showcasing your design talent and alignment with a potential...

Radiator CAD Blocks

Radiator CAD Blocks

Radiator CAD Blocks This free set of radiator cad blocks consist of a variety of different radiator types, in both elevation and plan. The set shows typical vertical bathroom radiator, modern bathroom towel rails, traditional towel rail cad blocks, traditional cast...

Autocad Line Weights and Plot Styles

Autocad Line Weights and Plot Styles

Over the years I have written a couple of items about line weights, plotstyles and the like, and somewhere in the depths of YouTube there is a video tutorial too, with terrible sound. I continue to get so many questions about line weights and plot styles, especially...

Understanding Scales and Scale Drawings

Understanding Scales and Scale Drawings

  IntroductionIn this post we will be exploring architectural scales and scale drawings. Scale usually refers to the adjustment of size, which is either the reduction or magnification of real-life objects while maintaining their proportions. In architecture,...

Detail Library – New Details December 2023

Detail Library – New Details December 2023

New Details We are bringing you something a little different this month. Something we have been working on for a little while – a full set of electrical symbols, signage symbols and hazards. This set will be super useful for marking up your M&E plans, health and...

Landscape Architecture

Landscape Architecture

Introduction to Landscape Architecture   Landscape architecture is a fascinating part of design that often doesn't get as much attention as it should. While we're all used to seeing impressive buildings, the design of outdoor spaces is just as important....

Photoshop Watercolour Trees Download

Photoshop Watercolour Trees Download

Photoshop Watercolour Trees Download We are super excited to share our Photoshop Watercolour Trees Download. If you have been looking for some cool watercolour trees to jazz up your architectural illustrations? We have just the set for you! This set features 10...

25 Classical Architecture Terms

25 Classical Architecture Terms

Introduction Classical architecture represents the architectural styles of ancient Greek and Roman traditions that have had a great influence on the built environment, as we know today. It is very important that we, as architecture students and professionals,...

Detail Library – New Details November 2023

Detail Library – New Details November 2023

New Details We are excited to publish the first half of our slate roof details set. The set explores traditional slate roof construction, looking at how different junctions are detailed using traditional lead, to complement these, we then demonstrate alternative...

Vectorworks and BIM

Vectorworks and BIM

When we talk about BIM we instantly think of Revit and 3D models but in reality BIM is more than just a 3D model and there are a wide range of programmes that are also BIM compatible. Check our previous post comparing Revit to ArchiCad. BIM, or Building Information...

Architectural Line Weights and Line Types

Architectural Line Weights and Line Types

Understanding architectural line weights and line types is a key part of the early architectural student journey. In architectural drawings, line weights and line types are essential because they help convey the importance and hierarchy of different elements within...

Tips for building on a sloped terrain

Tips for building on a sloped terrain

IntroductionThis ‘Tips for Building on a Sloped Terrain’ post originated from a question that we had received a while back on our Facebook page, and it has since become one of our most well-received posts. We were asked if we had any tips for building on a sloped...

Detail Library – New Details October 2023

Detail Library – New Details October 2023

New Details This month we have published the second half of our chimney and flue details. This technical set of details explores concentric flue systems for sealed built in gas appliances and concentric flue system chimneys with freestanding wood appliances. The...

Free UK Road Markings CAD Blocks

Free UK Road Markings CAD Blocks

UK Road Markings CAD Blocks – Free!​ We are excited to present our Free UK Road Markings CAD Blocks set - a valuable resource designed to streamline your design process and elevate your projects. This incredible set consists of 44 total cad blocks featured in plan...

25 Top Tips for Your Architecture Interview

25 Top Tips for Your Architecture Interview

25 Top Tips for Your Architecture Interview Preparing for an architecture interview can be a daunting task, especially if you're a recent graduate or haven't been through the interview process before. But with the right preparation, you can increase your chances of...

22 Best Free CAD Block Websites

22 Best Free CAD Block Websites

Introduction   [Updated October 2023] Welcome to our 22 best free cad block websites article! We have put together our favourite selection of free cad block websites below. But before we dive into that…a little shameless self-promotion…! We have our own CAD block...

Free Photoshop Tree Brushes Set 4

Free Photoshop Tree Brushes Set 4

Free Photoshop Tree Brushes Set 4 Today we are sharing our Free Photoshop Tree Brushes Set 4. This free photoshop brush set includes 40 total tree plan brushes. The simple outline style is specially designed and created to seamlessly enhance your architecture drawings...

Detail Library – New Details September 2023

Detail Library – New Details September 2023

New Details This month the team at Detail Library are excited to be able to share our latest set of details with you! This set of details is the second half of our brick slip details, featuring adhesive fix to steel frame and timber frame. We then explore a full set...

Architectural Technology

Architectural Technology

What is Architectural Technology? Architectural technology is a field within architecture that focuses on the technical aspects of building design and construction. Architectural technologists play a crucial role in turning an architect's vision into a practical and...

Architecture Mapping

Architecture Mapping

Architecture Mapping   Introduction   Architecture mapping is one of the most commonly used techniques to represent and communicate architectural designs and ideas. Almost all architectural projects require you to analyse, explore or produce maps at some...

Architecture Student Bundle

Architecture Student Bundle

We are very excited to introduce our brand new Architecture Student Bundle. The Bundle is packed full of useful information and time-saving resources to help you throughout your architectural studies and beyond. Let's look at the bundle in more detail....Introducing a...