7 - Cabinets, Kitchens & Baths

This series explores the various aspects of placing and modifying cabinet; learn how to use Manufacturer cabinet catalogs, corner cabinets and special shaped cabinets, applying molding and hardware, working with embedded appliances and fixtures.

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Title / Description


10117

13:37

Cabinet Basics

Basics of how Chief Architect parametric cabinets work

Video No. 10117


10118

9:08

Manufacturer Cabinet Basics

Basics of how manufacturer cabinets work. Changing door and drawer styles, colors and wood species

Video No. 10118


6086

14:15

How to Modify Cabinets in Chief Architect

How to create and modify cabinets in Chief Architect – manufacturer cabinets or custom cabinets

Video No. 6086


1534

7:36

Understanding and Using Cabinet Defaults

Learn about cabinet defaults – what they are, how to define, how to import and how to set them so your cabinets have the look and style for your designs

Video No. 1534


1549

1:43

Cabinet Types - Framed and Frameless

Adjusting Cabinet Box Styles and Cabinet Face Items

Video No. 1549


1537

4:40

Corner Cabinets

Create Corner Cabinets - Diagonal, Pie, Bow and Blind

Video No. 1537


1538

4:07

Special Shaped Cabinets

Create cabinet styles with special shapes - angled, bow, radius, peninsula, corner and curved.

Video No. 1538


1541

6:31

Cabinet Materials - Changing and Adjusting

How to apply materials to cabinets

Video No. 1541


10120

8:12

Auto-NKBA Dimensions and Manual Wall Elevation Dimensions

Use the Auto-NKBA Dimension tool and Manual Dimensions for kitchen and bath walls

Video No. 10120


5218

5:31

Applying Custom Backsplashes to Cabinets and Showers

How to apply a backsplash for base & wall cabinets; and using the custom backsplash tool

Video No. 5218


2439

15:00

Appliances and Fixtures

Appliances and Fixtures can be placed into cabinets or external to cabinets. Learn how to place and position Appliances and Fixtures precisely inside cabinets

Video No. 2439


822

4:59

Adding Built-in Appliances to Cabinets

Add built-in appliances to cabinets and precisely change the cabinet front face items for the appliance size

Video No. 822


2436

16:45

How to Create Refrigerator Panels

Watch the 3 ways to create Refrigerator Panels: End Panel, Front Panel with Cabinet, Front Panel hybrid with Fridge and custom handles

Video No. 2436


2428

5:42

Adding Accessories to the Backs of Cabinet Doors and Drawers

Some items in the library, Rev-a-Shelf items for example, are meant to be added to the back of a cabinet door or drawer panel. Use the Cabinet Specification to add these items.

Video No. 2428


1550

6:59

Adding Moldings to Cabinets

Adding Crown Molding, Base Moldings and Countertop Edge Profile Moldings to Cabinets

Video No. 1550


1543

5:35

Cabinet, Door, & Window Labels

Apply and edit labels to cabinets in plans and elevations

Video No. 1543


1540

3:32

Adding Cabinet Hardware

Adding Cabinet Hardware for doors, drawers and hinges

Video No. 1540


65

3:35

Applying Different Door Styles and Hardware on a Single Cabinet

Use the Appliance/Door/Drawer option on the Front panel of the Cabinet Specification to apply different door and hardware styles to your cabinet.

Video No. 65


2440

15:52

Creating Custom Countertops

Understanding Automatic Countertop Settings, Creating Custom Countertops along with Shaping and creating Custom Shapes, placing Holes & Cutouts, adding an Edge Profile and applying Countertop Materials

Video No. 2440


6152

8:19

How to Create a Countertop Plan

If you want produce a countertop plan, you can create a counter layer set to isolate the counters.

Video No. 6152


10123

8:06

Wall Blocking for Cabinets

Use the wall bridging tool to creating a framing member for kitchen wall cabinets.

Video No. 10123


35

11:04

Interior Soffits

Learn the how soffits can be placed above wall cabinets and other soffit settings

Video No. 35


1552

8:25

Placing an Apron Sink

Apron sinks place as separate fixtures for cabinets and are separate from the cabinet as compared to an under mount sink

Video No. 1552


33

2:55

Cabinet Groups and Kitchen Islands

Group cabinets in architectural blocks to easily move kitchen islands and other multi-cabinet groups.

Video No. 33


820

10:37

Creating a Closet Storage System

Create custom storage solutions using partitions, shelves and cabinets.

Video No. 820


824

7:25

Creating an Angled Corner Range

This video teaches you how to place a range and cabinets in a corner, angled at 45° .

Video No. 824


5524

10:02

Creating a Recessed Kitchen Corner Cabinet with a Sink

Placing a sink in an Angled Corner Cabinet that is Recessed

Video No. 5524


827

6:40

Cabinet End Panels and Cabinet Back Panels

How to place Cabinet Panels on the side or back of a cabinet

Video No. 827


1544

14:33

Door, Window & Cabinet Schedules

Create and edit schedules with automatic or custom labels for doors, windows and cabinets

Video No. 1544


5532

14:51

Creating a Custom Cabinet Door

Basic steps to creating a parametric custom cabinet door and storing in your library

Video No. 5532


825

6:26

Create Wainscoting Using Cabinet Symbols

Place wainscoting from the Library in a room and learn how to make a custom wainscoting panel using cabinets

Video No. 825


1945

13:22

Floor Plan Line Weights, Fills, and Space Planning Indicators

Control Fill Style for cabinet Plan View display. Adjust Line Weights in plan and elevation views. Add CAD Detailing to views and change layers, fill, and line styles to create space planning indicators and material patterns.

Video No. 1945


10150

8:16

Creating Custom Objects: Molding Polyline Hood Symbol

Leverage CAD Tools and Chief’s molding tools to create custom 3D objects. Draw a section view profile for your object and then extrude it into a custom size and shape using the molding functionality.

Video No. 10150


10151

11:52

Creating Custom Objects: Polyline Solid Hood Symbol

Learn to create a custom kitchen’s Ventilation Hood with inset panels. We’ll use the Polyline Solid and Molding Line tools to create a unique 3D object. Draw in Elevation Views, create holes in polylines, make custom shapes by editing the CAD in 2D.

Video No. 10151


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