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Free CAD Blocks – Restaurant and bar

Free CAD Blocks – Restaurant and bar

Here is another set of free cad blocks from the First In Architecture Cad Block database. We hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them. We will endeavour to continue building our free autocad block library - if you have any suggestions for useful...

Free CAD Blocks – Vehicles 03

Free CAD Blocks – Vehicles 03

Here is another set of free cad blocks from the First In Architecture Cad Block database. We hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them. We will endeavour to continue building our free autocad block library - if you have any suggestions for useful...

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!

I'm really pleased to say I have now converted all of our free cad blocks, so that they are available in both metric and imperial units. This means you can download the blocks in the units you are working with, and you can drop them straight into your drawings without...

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

Here is another set of free cad blocks from the First In Architecture Cad Block database. We hope you find them useful. Please feel free to download them. We will endeavour to continue building our free autocad block library - if you have any suggestions for useful...

80 / 20 Rule for Architecture Students

80 / 20 Rule for Architecture Students

Have you heard about the 80/20 rule? By applying the 80/20 rule to your studies, you can seriously improve your results. What is the rule? The 80/20 rule also known as the Pareto principle can be described as follows: [box type="shadow" align="aligncenter" class=""...

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...

Gifts for Architects & Architecture Students – US Version

Gifts for Architects & Architecture Students – US Version

With the festive season rapidly approaching we thought it would be a good idea to put together a list of great gift ideas for architects. Fun Stuff: Lego Architecture Range: Everyone loves lego - add a couple of famous architectural landmarks and you can't go wrong....