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Brock, John G.

SketchUp for Builders: A Comprehensive Guide for Creating 3D Building Models Using SketchUp

Brock, John G. - SketchUp for Builders: A Comprehensive Guide for Creating 3D Building Models Using SketchUp, ebook

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The only comprehensive SketchUp guide written for builders and contractors

SketchUp is a 3D modeling application used in areas ranging from civil and mechanical engineering to motion picture and video game design. Three-dimensional modeling is of obvious value to the building industry—yet resources for transforming architectural designs into reality is surprisingly limited. SketchUp for Builders is the first comprehensive guide designed specifically for builders and contractors, providing step-by-step instructions on incorporating 3D modeling into all phases of the construction process. Author John Brock draws from his 30 years of experience as a custom home designer and builder to provide practical advice on how to understand what you are building before it is built. This valuable guide demonstrates how to eliminate cost overruns, construction delays, and design flaws by integrating SketchUp modeling into your workflow.

Emphasizing real-world practicality, this book covers all of the essential components of modeling a 3D construction project, from SketchUp fundamentals and object basics to importing construction drawings and increasing project efficiency with extensions and plugins. All phases of construction are clearly explained, including foundations, walls and floor systems, roof and mechanical systems, and exterior and interior finishes.

  • Supplies a constructability process for efficient and cost-effective build projects
  • Offers step-by-step guidance for creating construction documents, renderings, animations, virtual reality tours, and more
  • Integrates SketchUp into all stages of the construction process
  • Provides access to resources such as web tutorials, blogs, and the online SketchUp community
  • Demonstrates how to generate construction documents with accompanying Layout software

SketchUp for Builders: A Comprehensive Guide for Creating 3D Building Models Using SketchUp in an indispensable source of information for contractors and builders, architects, interior designers, landscape architects, construction professionals, and anyone seeking to create 3D models of the design and construction process.

Keywords:

SketchUp; SketchUp modeling; SketchUp models, SketchUp guide; SketchUp introduction; SketchUp for construction; SketchUp for contractors; SketchUp for architecture; SketchUp methods; SketchUp techniques; SketchUp instructions; SketchUp examples; SketchUp in building; SketchUp help; SketchUp explanations; SketchUp basics; SketchUp fundamentals; SketchUp essentials; SketchUp layout; 3D warehouse; SketchUp extension warehouse; SketchUp geometry creation; SketchUp plugins; SketchUp extensions; SketchUp import; SketchUp foundations; SketchUp walls; SketchUp floors; SketchUp estimator; SketchUp  quantity takeoffs; SketchUp rendering; SketchUp VR tours; LayOut; LayOut software; LayOut construction documents; Building Information Modeling; SketchUp for Builders: A Comprehensive Guide for Creating 3D Building Models Using SketchUp; John G. Brock

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2019
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
352 pages
Category
Technology, Energy, Traffic
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119484127
Printed ISBN
9781119484004

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