31 Oct

Create List of Floor, Wall, Roof or Ceiling layers

This post is obsolete, I found out it will not work in many cases, including model-in-place cases, solving it with Dynamo was getting to messy, so I developed new solution with Revit API, please read this: https://www.engipedia.com/revit-add-in-create-list-of-floor-wall-roof-or-ceiling-layers/

In documentation creation phase of architectural Revit project, there is a need for creation a list of floor (wall, roof or ceiling) list of layers with their thicknesses.

revit-wall-layers-thickness

Sometimes, there is also need for  tagging floors or wall with tags consisting of list of layers and their thicknesses.

Unfortunately, this is not doable in Revit with it’s basic set of tools.

What we wanna do is use our layer structure, it’s material names and layer thicknesses and display it in tags and tables. Read More