Constructability modeling with SketchUp: Roof modeling

May 21, 2019

This skill builder is inspired by John Brock's 3D Basecamp presentation on constructability modeling in SketchUp. This particular tip covers all the basics in roof modeling. Follow along as Aaron throws out some quick tips during his design of an overlapping shed roof. There are many ways to build a roof in SketchUp, what are some other ways you build roofs in SketchUp? To learn more about constructability, check out Trimble's Constructibles site:

Previous Video
[Quick Win] Modifying geometry with the erase tool
[Quick Win] Modifying geometry with the erase tool

Did you know you can use the Erase tool to select geometry for modification? This Quick Win comes in from S...

Next Video
[Quick Win] Scale to Measurement
[Quick Win] Scale to Measurement

Do you need to scale your object in SketchUp to a specific size? Well, we have an easy way to do that thank...


Sign up to get tips & articles sent directly to your inbox!

First Name
Last Name
Company Name
Company Size
We collect your personal information, business information, and geolocation and use this information to market to you, to provide sales and after-sales support to you, to provide you with the SketchUp products you have requested, and we may provide your information to an authorized reseller in your region for the same purposes. Personal data submitted using this form is subject to
Thank you!
Error - something went wrong!