While there is not an automatic bell footing tool, creating one manually is a straight-forward task using items from the Geometric Shapes library category.
The Concrete Cutout for a Door can be modified on the Framing panel of its Specification dialog.
One application for pony walls is a stepped foundation. The lower part of the pony wall is the ¬concrete wall with ¬footing, and the upper part is a framed wall.
The program will produce a flat building pad under your plan by default. Use these steps to slope terrain and create a walkout basement.
A structure on pilings, does not fall into the category of conventional framing, so when drawing such a plan, we need to use Chief’s framing tools creatively.
When a foundation is generated based on the floor plan of Floor 1, a room on the first floor specified as either a Garage or Slab type will receive a stem wall or pier foundation with a slab floor and stem walls. If a monolithic slab foundation is generated, the room will receive a slab floor with curbs.