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Revit 2019 Family Tutorial Learning Objective

Learning when and how to use content in Revit is absolutely critical. Yes you can detail every door knob, hinge and screw. No, please don’t. First rule, don’t model anything you wouldn’t see in 1/8 scale. Second rule, Keep It Simple S…

Revit 2019 Family Tutorial Topic

Place Holders; the new design process

Growing Families

File naming / Type Naming

Templates: What to use, when, and why

Use for Masses

Assigning Categories

Generic Model

Voids and swappable elements


Place Holders; the New Design Process

As much Default content at DD

Determined by what’s needed to sell

Default = As Shipped / Company Standard

Growing Families

Timing based on Project Phases

Load Family of Same Name


Select all instances, change Type

Use for masses

Interference Checking

Quick 3D Plans

Family Creation

Templates: What to Use, When, and Why

Host Based



Generic Model

Good way to Start

Save, Save As

Load into a project

New Family Editor Tools


Same as Solids

Voids Cut Solids

Reference Planes and Control Grip

Assigning Categories

Generic Model

Settings Family Categories and Parameters

Assigns: Schedules / Object Styles / Parameters

Use for masses

Interference Checking

Quick 3D Plans

Family Creation

Swappable Elements

Every Family!

Same Category

Same Insertion Point

File Naming / Type Naming

\CompanyStandardsCD or DD or PD

Family Name NOTEQUAL to Type

Same File Name and Type Name =

Instant Flip w/ Load into Project

Q and A what did we learn

Family Use Concepts

New Family Editor Tools

Families in Action
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