A well-defined and streamlined design workflow is a goal architects continually reach for, and rightly so. A clear workflow and interoperable technology stack helps cut out inefficiencies and errors, ensures rigor in design, and allows designers to deliver projects on time and on budget. It can take years to achieve that dream state, and it remains an ongoing to-do as new industry tools and technologies become available. With so many different technology and software options on the market, it can be tricky to link them all together for the perfect fit. What’s more, what works for one firm, might not work for you and your team.
From commercial to residential builds, Scott Miller from Remington Development Corporation uses the SketchU...
The record-breaking Obispado tower in Monterrey, Mexico, is the first of two landmark structures designed by the high-end architecture firm, Pozas Design Group.
Join Architect at JLG Architects, Dane Andersen, and in-house performance design expert Niraj Poudel (Ph.D.) in our on-demand webinar about designing highly-sustainable buildings.
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Learn how architects can embed sustainable design into every design project from the award-winning firm, JLG Architects.
Kyle Burns spent over 10 years as a designer at architecture firms across the US, but it was not until he started working at SketchUp that he truly understood the power of extensions.
Read on for five factors to consider when assessing, adding to, and optimizing your design technology.
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In 2015, we wrote about the Iowa Nest, a net-zero energy single-family home in rural Iowa. This article recaps high-level design moves and shares five learnings from its post-occupancy assessment.
To win more work and deliver great architecture, you need technology that’s fast, robust, accurate, and interoperable.
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Explore our handy guide to our webinar about designing highly-sustainable buildings with SketchUp.
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From commercial to residential builds, Scott Miller from Remington Development Corporation uses the SketchUp suite of tools to perfect the conceptual design process.
SketchUp 2021 brings new tools and features to your workflow so you can design delightfully on an informed foundation.
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SketchUp’s cooked up some brand-spanking-new functionality for better design in the 2021 release. Get the scoop.
We’re going to use SketchUp and some extensions to find out how sunlight falls on (and in) your courtyard and how to optimize the design of your courtyard for optimal daylight.
What do SketchUp and sustainable development have in common? Let’s begin with an understanding of the word sustainability.