Fabrication Color by Status

This post started back in October 2016, when I found a question on the Autodesk Fabrication Forum regarding viewing objects Status color outside of the Fab Viewer. It appears that that particular post on the forum has been removed, but I thought I would address the problem for anyone else who may have that question. […]

AutoCAD Plant 3D PnPIso.exe Scripting

AutoCAD Plant 3D is a fairly robust program with one well-known and useful feature, which is the production of complete isometric drawings directly from model content. Plant 3D utilizes the PCF file format which is a standardized text file that contains information describing the pipe and fittings in the model. Plant 3D also uses its […]

House of BIM Official Welcome

First and foremost, we would like to say welcome. We certainly hope that you come to enjoy your time spent here, and find it useful, enlightening, and inspiring. Our intent is for this site to become a repository for the wealth of knowledge shared between BIM professionals. We are currently a small group of designers, managers, […]


The site is currently under construction. We are preparing it to host an in-depth blog covering design software, mechanical and process piping industry best practices, and most likely a few completely unrelated topics. While you’re waiting, please enjoy the video below that summarizes our daily lives quite nicely.