SketchUp Blog

All of our SketchUp articles in one place.

  • Arming design teams with the appropriate 3D tools at ShelfGenie

    Arming design teams with the appropriate 3D tools at ShelfGenie

    With a strong background in design, it’s no surprise that Serena Close, corporate manager at ShelfGenie, a Neighborly Company, looks to SketchUp to help her design team win more work.

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  • Meet the new SketchUp Studio for Universities

    Meet the new SketchUp Studio for Universities

    Built for universities, SketchUp Studio for Higher Education has made some serious strides in providing a design program creative enough for students, & robust enough for administrators and teachers.

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  • Revolutionizing the civil construction industry with Brasil ao Cubo and Trimble technology

    Revolutionizing the civil construction industry with Brasil ao Cubo and Trimble technology

    We sit down with Cáudia Mateus, Co-Founder and Architecture Manager, and Matheus Dubkowski, Architect, to talk about SketchUp’s role in all of their projects.

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  • [Webinar] Transform Your Interior Designs with 3D Visualization

    [Webinar] Transform Your Interior Designs with 3D Visualization

    Interior designers are often working on tight deadlines and having to manage client expectations, which can be challenging if you don’t have the right tools in place.

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  • Tips for Designing a Net-Zero Energy Home

    Tips for Designing a Net-Zero Energy Home

    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.

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  • Tour the new SketchUp Campus

    Tour the new SketchUp Campus

    Meet the new and improved SketchUp Campus, your go-to for [free] in-depth SketchUp learning!

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  • Chaos Academy: V-Ray for SketchUp

    Chaos Academy: V-Ray for SketchUp

    August 5, 2021, at 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM Central | Americas | Organized by Chaos Academy

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  • Tutorial: The SketchUp Follow-Me Tool

    Tutorial: The SketchUp Follow-Me Tool

    July 28, 2021, at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CET | German | Organized by einsteinConcept

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  • Tutorial: Build walls & stairs with 1001bit Tools

    Tutorial: Build walls & stairs with 1001bit Tools

    July 14, 2021, at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CET | German | Organized by einsteinConcept

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  • Using 3D for environmental defense

    Using 3D for environmental defense

    Learn how Julian Pearson is combating negative environmental impacts from a proposed power plant substation with a little help from SketchUp.

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  • Standardizing SketchUp tools in the latest release

    Standardizing SketchUp tools in the latest release

    We’re happy to announce another SketchUp update in 2021! Read all about the changes.

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  • Fireside Chat Season 2: SketchUp for Set Design

    Fireside Chat Season 2: SketchUp for Set Design

    August 4, 2021, at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM MT | North America | Free to Attend

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  • Designing van interiors with 3D modeling & Fabber

    Designing van interiors with 3D modeling & Fabber

    Meet Dayton Kohler, a mechanical engineer turned custom van designer. He uses his engineering background, SketchUp, and Fabber to create out-of-the-box van conversions at VanBuilders.

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  • Best practices for developing a SketchUp extension

    Best practices for developing a SketchUp extension

    Do you have an idea that would help speed up or enhance a SketchUp workflow? Then it’s time for you to join our amazing extensibility developer community.

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  • [Webinar] Transform Your Interior Designs with 3D Visualization

    [Webinar] Transform Your Interior Designs with 3D Visualization

    With the help of real-time visualization and intuitive 3D modeling software that work together, you can benefit from a much more streamlined design workflow that delivers impressive results.

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  • Delivering Affordable Net-Zero Energy Housing

    Delivering Affordable Net-Zero Energy Housing

    MiCasa Inc. achieves net-zero energy by using Sefaira to balance building envelope performance and renewable energy generation in the late design stage.

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  • Failed recycling-plant plan turned multi-patented project using BIM workflow

    Failed recycling-plant plan turned multi-patented project using BIM workflow

    A transformation of a failed Shenyang Urban Waste Industrial Recycling Park design into a multi-patented project that secured $244 million in funding using SketchUp with a BIM workflow.

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  • Using 3D design visualization tools with Jacobs

    Using 3D design visualization tools with Jacobs

    Learn about Jacobs' visualization process, which has earned several awards of excellence from the American Society of Architectural Illustrators (ASAI).

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  • SketchUp visualization process breakdown, part 1

    SketchUp visualization process breakdown, part 1

    Is rendering a part of your SketchUp workflow? Whether you’re just getting started, or you’ve used visualization tools in the past, you’re sure to learn some best practices.

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  • Using Trimble technology to streamline architecture projects

    Using Trimble technology to streamline architecture projects

    Explore how architecture firm, Design Develop, uses SketchUp and Trimble technology to run and grow the business and accelerate their workflow on a variety of large and small design projects.

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