How to install VI-Suite 0.6 in Blender?

If you recall from a past article here in Blender 3D Architect, an Add-on called VI-Suite for Blender can turn the software into an incredible design tool for energy-efficient projects. You can run environmental analysis and all types of simulations related to energy. Do you want to learn how to install VI-Suite to Blender? A […]

Free steel stairs generator for FreeCAD

We are often making recommendations about Add-ons for Blender to help to work with modeling and rendering related to architecture. Today we have another suggestion related to a script, but instead of Blender, the focus is FreeCAD. A user of FreeCAD shared a handy tool to create steel stairs automatically. To get the script, you […]

Scatter 4 released for Blender (25% OFF for a limited time)

As you probably know from all the articles we often post here in Blender 3D Architect, some tasks are quite hard to accomplish in Blender without the help of a powerful Add-on. In some cases, you can do the job using only Blender default tools, but it would take an incredible amount of time. To […]

Must-have Add-ons for architecture with Blender: Set Precise Mesh (Free)

Having options to work with precision modeling in Blender is critical for any project related to architectural visualization, and we have quite a few options to manage lengths available. During modeling, you can specify distances with numeric input from the keyboard to help you create architectural elements, but after you have completed those objects editing […]

Getting started with Sverchok for 3D modeling

In the past couple of weeks, we talked a lot about how you can start making parametric models in Blender with the incredible Sverchok Add-on. It introduces many new Nodes to create 3D objects and modify them in many ways, including full parametric controls for objects. Since this is a new concept of modeling for […]

Ladybug tools for Blender updates v0.0.201010

In the past couple of weeks, we posted several news related to updates in new Add-ons for Blender that significantly increase the number of options available to develop architectural designs. One of those Add-ons is the Ladybug Tools for Blender. What can you do with that Add-on? By using Ladybug Tools, you can simulate and […]