Online Companion: Architectural Drafting & Design, 5E
Sample Video Clips of Major Concepts
In all architectural drawings, the line weights of objects affect the presentation of the drawings. There are many different line styles that each have their own line weight to distinguish what it stands for from the other lines. Object lines are used to define the outline and characteristic features of architectural plan components and are a specific thickness to help them stand out.
CADD - Setting up Layers
Kitchen Design / Cabinet Layout
The kitchen is an area where members of the family will spend a great deal of time. The kitchens design should be user friendly with plenty of work space as well as space to move about to meet the needs of the family. The kitchen design includes cabinets, islands, appliances, plumbing and electrical features.
Foundation details are an important accessory to the foundation plan. They are enlargements of areas to show greater detail of that area. These are the bottom parts of a full building section. The foundation details show all connections with the foundation walls, slabs, and rebar as well as the soil around it.
Presentation Drawings / Rendering Types
One Point Perspective