You got that right about the 3D Warehouse. I'm working on a shed plan for myself and some of the sheds I looked were very difficult to work with. I.e. random lines/objects. Things that aren't really 'components'.
Originally Posted by Dave Richards
I'm no expert, but I do find that creating some standard components really helps. I.e. if you are doing a shed create one component for the floor joists. That way if you need to resize something, you resize one object and they all reflect the changes.
And Dave, Thank you for the article! I'd like to get a shed and a green house put together, and I'm using sketchup to help me get the materials list together. Your article was very helpful to me!
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