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Quick CAD Tips – Dimensions

Quick CAD Tips – Dimensions

In this short video I explain how to work with dimensions in AutoCAD, and how to use dimension styles to make your work faster and easier. 

Metric and Imperial Free CAD Blocks!

Metric and Imperial Free CAD Blocks!

Metric and Imperial Free CAD Blocks Welcome to our comprehensive collection of CAD blocks tailored specifically for architects, designers, and construction professionals. Whether you're working on residential, commercial, or industrial projects, our diverse library...

Quick CAD Tips – Text

Quick CAD Tips – Text

In this short video I explain how to work with text in AutoCAD, and how to use text styles to make your work with text faster and easier. 

Free CAD Blocks – Outdoor Furniture 02

Free CAD Blocks – Outdoor Furniture 02

Outdoor Furniture 02 CAD Blocks At First In Architecture, we understand the importance of accuracy and efficiency in the design process. That's why each of our CAD blocks is meticulously crafted to provide an easy drag and drop into your own CAD file. From trees, to...

A guide to funding for architecture students

A guide to funding for architecture students

Recently someone asked me if there were any alternatives when it comes to student funding. This is a question I hadn’t really thought about, as I was fortunate enough to go down the standard route of a student loan through the student loan company. So, I did a little...

Understanding Architectural Details – Basements

Understanding Architectural Details – Basements

For professionals. For students. The Second Instalment! Building upon the successes of Understanding Architectural Details this anticipated second instalment takes the student or professional into plenty of depth as we move to the basement to cover all that the...

Quick CAD Tips – How to convert units

Quick CAD Tips – How to convert units

In this short video I explain how to convert your drawing units in Autocad from imperial to metric and metric to imperial. Its really easy and really fast. 

Colour Trees – Free PSD Download No. 2

Colour Trees – Free PSD Download No. 2

  I don't know what it is, but I seem to have a thing about trees... Cad trees, colour trees, photoshop trees - I can't get enough of them! So I was messing around with some cad block trees I was working on when I decided to take them into photoshop for a bit of...

Free CAD Blocks – Car Parking Symbols

Free CAD Blocks – Car Parking Symbols

Free Car Parking Symbols CAD Blocks Welcome to our comprehensive collection of CAD blocks tailored specifically for architects, designers, and construction professionals. Whether you're working on residential, commercial, or industrial projects, our diverse library...

Quick CAD Tips – Object Snap

Quick CAD Tips – Object Snap

In this short video I introduce you to object snap, a great tool to improve your accuracy in drawing and increase speed. 

Free CAD Blocks – Animals

Free CAD Blocks – Animals

Free CAD Blocks – Animals Whether you're a seasoned architect or an architecture student, our CAD blocks are designed to streamline your workflow and enhance your productivity. By eliminating the need to create drawings from scratch, our CAD blocks empower you to...

Ultimate guide to being productive

Ultimate guide to being productive

[Updated November 2014]When I did my degree I NEVER pulled an all nighter. I NEVER worked beyond 6pm (well maybe once!). And I RARELY worked on weekends. I decided to treat the degree like a job. I would go to uni early, go to lectures, and essentially do a 8am-5pm...

Free Tree Download

Free Tree Download

  I have put together a selection of tree edges / frames that are really good for framing your architectural graphics and renders. They can give your images context and character just by giving a glimpse of some vegetation that can frame your image and really set...

Free CAD Blocks – Stairs 02

Free CAD Blocks – Stairs 02

Stairs 02 CAD Blocks Whether you're a seasoned architect or an architecture student, our CAD blocks are designed to streamline your workflow and enhance your productivity. By eliminating the need to create drawings from scratch, our CAD blocks empower you to focus on...

Free CAD Blocks – Scale Bars

Free CAD Blocks – Scale Bars

Scale Bars Free CAD Blocks At First In Architecture, we understand the importance of accuracy and efficiency in the design process. That's why each of our CAD blocks is meticulously crafted to provide an easy drag and drop into your own CAD file. From trees, to people...

27 Ways to Stay Creative

27 Ways to Stay Creative

There are certainly times during our university lives and our professional careers when creativity just seems to elude you. And it is usually when you need it the most. Stress of deadlines often doesn’t help, and the harder you find it to get ideas, the more difficult...

Free CAD Blocks – Dining Tables

Free CAD Blocks – Dining Tables

Free CAD Blocks – Dining Tables Welcome to our comprehensive collection of CAD blocks tailored specifically for architects, designers, and construction professionals. Whether you're working on residential, commercial, or industrial projects, our diverse library offers...

Free CAD Blocks – Kitchen 02

Free CAD Blocks – Kitchen 02

Kitchen 02 Free CAD Blocks Whether you're a seasoned architect or an architecture student, our CAD blocks are designed to streamline your workflow and enhance your productivity. By eliminating the need to create drawings from scratch, our CAD blocks empower you to...

Free CAD Blocks – Windows 02

Free CAD Blocks – Windows 02

Windows 02 Free CAD Blocks At First In Architecture, we understand the importance of accuracy and efficiency in the design process. That's why each of our CAD blocks is meticulously crafted to provide an easy drag and drop into your own CAD file. From trees, to people...