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Free CAD Blocks – Trees 07

Free CAD Blocks – Trees 07

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...

Basement Construction Details – Type A

Basement Construction Details – Type A

In this post I am going to share with you some information about basement construction and detailing. We will look a the three types of basement construction, along with a focus on Type A - tanked protection. Basement construction provides valuable space for both...

Brick Dimension Tables Explained

Brick Dimension Tables Explained

You can download this post as a handy pdf file by clicking the link below: Download the guide now! When designing masonry buildings, the designer should set out the masonry units to full or half brick lengths where possible. This will avoid unsightly and unnecessary...

Sketchy people psd download

Sketchy people psd download

If you have come across some of my other downloads you will see that my obsession with sketchy stuff continues... I have put together a selection of sketchy people in elevation (photoshop and jpeg files) for you to use in your architectural graphics and works. The...

Effective Study – Research, reading, note taking

Effective Study – Research, reading, note taking

In this post we look at effective study. How to perform thorough and relevant research how to absorb large amounts of information How to read large amounts of text How to take effective notes   In my opinion, study is more about efficiency than time. Some people...

Free Tree Elevations For Sketchup

Free Tree Elevations For Sketchup

I recently made some trees in photoshop for free download - you can get your trees by clicking on the image below if you don't have them already. Anyways, I thought it might be handy to be able to use these trees in Sketchup too. So, I have taken some of the tree...

SketchUp Help and Tutorials

SketchUp Help and Tutorials

In this post I want to introduce you to MasterSketchUp.com. This is a website run by Matt Donley who is doing amazing stuff in the sketchup world. His website has loads of sketchup tutorials that you will no doubt find really useful. You can head straight there by...

Kitchen Design Tips – Part 3

Kitchen Design Tips – Part 3

Designing for Accessibility Care and consideration should be taken during the design stages to ensure you are providing suitable means for access to the kitchen appliances and spaces to enable efficient use of the space. If your future occupier of the kitchen is...

Architecture Portfolio for Interview

Architecture Portfolio for Interview

Your portfolio is a creative expression of you, your skills, your ability to communicate and a general self-promoting tool! It provides a brief snap shot of your talent and gives you the chance to create a great first impression. Therefore, you need to spend the time...

Free CAD Blocks – Dynamic windows and doors

Free CAD Blocks – Dynamic windows and doors

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...

Colour Trees – Free PSD Download 3

Colour Trees – Free PSD Download 3

So here we go with another instalment of my tree obsession! I have been messing around with some trees in elevation, and thought you might like to treat yourself to a free download. They are not particularly fancy, but you can always drop them into a sketch drawing,...