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Attach Walls

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I suppose that canopy roof is just floating there isn’t it? Well, let’s add some walls to hold that puppy up!

To attach walls to roofs, follow these steps.

1- Open Revit.

2- Open your architectural model.

3- Go to the Roof level.

4- On the Architecture tab click Wall.

5- Set the Base Offset to 0’-0”.

6- Set the Unconnected Height to 10’-0”.

7- Select Generic – 5” Wall.

8- Click Edit Type.

9- Click Duplicate…

10- Call it Glass Garden Wall.

11- Click OK.

12- For Structure click Edit…

13- Change the Material to Glass.

14- Click OK.

15- Change the Thickness to 3”

16- Click OK.

17- Click OK one more time.

18- On the Draw Panel, click Pick Lines.

19- Set the Offset to 6”

20- Pick the perimeter of the roof as shown below.

21- Go to a 3D view.

22- Select all four walls.

23- Click Attach Top/Base.

24- Select the roof.

25- See below.

26- With the walls still selected, click Attach Wall: Base

27- Select the framing below the walls as shown below.

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