Curtain walls are typically used on commercial buildings; however, they also have residential applications - for example, sun rooms or indoor swimming pools.
A parapet roof can be created using halfwalls or solid railings and then specifying a roofing material for the Parapet room’s floor.
If the program is unable to determine where you need an attic wall it is possible to manually draw a wall where needed and specify it as an attic wall.
Any wall set as “Roof Cuts Wall at Bottom” can have a railing wall placed directly beneath it. The wing walls on automatic dormers have this option preselected.
Designing a steam stall for a bathroom complete with vapor-resistant walls is easy in with your Chief Architect software.
Stepped retaining walls are a nice feature to add to your landscape. Chief Architect makes it easy.
You can create an arched parapet wall by building a new 2nd floor, adjusting the materials, using a curved roof plane and modifying the front parapet wall.
Furred walls are useful for finishing a basement area and to provide room for insulation and can be represented using the furred wall setting.
A CBS, or ¬concrete, block and stucco wall is actually two wall types placed on top of one another. A pony wall can be used to model both of these wall sections.
Having your walls defined correctly is essential to making an accurate design. Chief Architect makes it easy.