After a lot of hard work Building Creator 3.0 is finally available.
Here is a link to some tutorial videos.
Here is a tutorial to give a general overview of how to use the Building Creator extension.
You can see more details about the extension here:
You can download the installer here, for a free trial.
I’ll add several more posts highlighting the biggest new features. This almost an entire rewrite, so there are a lot of new features.
Lets start by taking a look at what kind of building can be designed in 60 seconds.
Here is a 60 second video answering that question.
30 Mouse Clicks & 29 keystrokes total.
New Features Summary
Changes to Main Building
Easy Opening Placement
Sheds (includes porches)
Saved Opening Presets
SmartBuild Integration!! Now compatible with Mac
And last but not least we are proud to offer integration with SmartBuild.
If you do not already have this great estimating software please check it out now.
Import jobs already quoted in SmartBuild
Price is calculated in background while building is being designed. Price is dimmed while calculating, so you can easily tell if price is up to date.
Pricing in progess
Errors indicated by changing the color of the price (orange or red depending on the severity).
Truss errors can be displayed, and easily fixed.
Material list is available to view from Sketchup or Export to Excel
Save job to SmartBuild with option to automatically view for editing (advanced edits)
Download outputs directly from SketchUp
What is the pricing on this extension and where do I find it online. I downloaded, started to work up a building then got busy. Trial has expired, but can’t find info on purchasing it. Please let me know.
Send me a PM if you are interested in purchasing.