How to create Instant Door and Window in Sketchup

HOW TO PLACE A DOOR OR WINDOW WITH VALI INSTANT DOOR AND WINDOW

You have to start by activating the create door/window tool. After which you can choose the type of object you wouldwant to create, make sure to click on the box to the left in order to select the style of object you want.

This will lead you to find a couple of different options, this article will focus on the third option, which sets how your object cuts a hole in your walls. The following are the three setups available

  • 2D
  • 3D
  • Double Wall

There is not much difference between the 3D and double wall.Using these options, you can cut openings in both single and double walls in SketchUp.

After the selection, you just click in your model to place your objects. In case of double wall selection, you will notice that it seems to wait to cut the hole until you have completely closed out of the tool which you can do by using the space key.

INSTANT DOOR AND WINDOW – WINDOW OPTIONS

There are a number of different parameters which you can use to edit, such as the main size, the detail around the windows, the mullion size, and many other.

You can evenchoosevarious trim profiles for the different windows. You can even custom the trim profile if you wish to.

You can choose from a vast library of windows to choose from such as well which includes standard, arched, corner, and bay windows.

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Published By
Arka Roy
www.sketchup4architect.com

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