White interior and light settings for Blender

Even with all the news and benefits of using Eevee for architectural renders in Blender, you should still consider getting projects rendered with Cycles. The main reason is the incredible level of realism you can achieve. There is no doubt about what you can do with Eevee, but Cycles is still the best solution for […]

12 free high-resolution textures for interiors

In the search for assets to grow your library of resources for architectural visualization you probably have textures as the second item on your list, right behind furniture models. There are several sources of free textures available nowadays, but it is never too much to get additional files for variety. The texture collection we are […]

Blender 2.8: How to render strokes for architectural documentation?

Here in Blender 3D Architect, we use Blender as our primary tool for visualization and sometimes even for technical documentation. You will find several articles about how we take advantage of Freestyle to render floorplans and other types of documentation for architecture. It does not offer the same amount of tools and options of a […]

Free vintage kitchen furniture set for Blender

In a recent article here at Blender 3D Architect, I was mentioning about the number of assets you need for both a kitchen and dining room. Just a couple of days ago you had the change to download a free dining table set for Blender, to help with that type of visualization. Do you also […]

Blender 2.8: Where is the Specials Menu?

In the transition from Blender 2.7x to 2.8x, you will find a lot of new and exiting tools like Eevee and a revamped user interface. Besides getting to know the new options for Eevee, you will also have to find your way around the feature that received new names or locations. For instance, you no […]

Free IKEA Black Set dining table for Blender

Two types of scenes will require a considerable amount to look realistic, which are a kitchen visualization or a dining room. You will have to add all the required furniture models and also a lot of small assets to get the full visual context of the scene. Do you have an extensive collection of furniture […]

Free furniture: Frame chair for Blender

A large number of artists choose to share part of their work with others by giving them a free 3d model from a project. It could be a chair, sofa, or any other piece from a design. Unfortunately, a considerable number of assets will feature unfriendly formats for Blender like MAX or DWG. But, sometimes […]

How to convert DWG files to OBJ or FBX without AutoCAD?

From all the file types that you will have to manage during a project, the most common is the DWG from AutoCAD, which is also the format for lots of other tools like BricsCAD. Unlike many formats that we have to import to Blender, it is not easy to get DWG data to Blender with […]