Create a carport with a pitched roof

In this Video-Tutorial we show you, how can create a carport (pitched roof), in the 3D planning software cadvilla. Please note that carports with a pitched roof are only possible in the product version cadvilla basic plus or the professional versions (section views are not available in cadvilla basic). In cadvilla basic you can only… … »»»

How to raise terrain (using building excavation to create a terrace)

In this Video-Tutorial we show you, how you raise terrain, using building excavation to create a terrace, in the 3D CAD house planning software cadvilla. The basic workflow: In the first step we create an extrude solid, to define the terrain-area we want to raise. Therefore we select “Construction” – “Extrude solid” – “Insert with… … »»»

How to calculate excavation volume

In this Video-Tutorial we show you, how you can calculate the excavation volume for buildings, terrain elements & substraction solids, in the 3D CAD house planning software cadvilla. The basic workflow: How to manually calculate the excavation volume for a floor We select the layer for the desired level (for example the ground floor). Now… … »»»

After installing cadvilla it is not possible to start the program

After the installation of cadvilla 6.x.x.x the program can not be started and instead it ends with an error message. An error message with the following content is shown: Application has been terminated! The reason for terminating application was saved to your logfile. The reason for the program abort is a faulty (not completed) installation… … »»»

How to remove missing symbols, objects and textures

In this Video-Tutorial we show you how you can remove and delete missing symbols, objects & textures in the 3D CAD house planning software cadvilla. If you receive for example a cadvilla project per mail and the project includes symbols, objects and textures which are not available on your computer because they are for example… … »»»

Enter and define a garage entrance with a stair departure to the cellar

In this Video-Tutorial we show you, how you can enter and define a garage entrance with a stair departure to the cellar in the 3D CAD house planning software cadvilla. Please note that some of the functions in this video-tutorial are only available in the product versions cadvilla professional & cadvilla professional plus. The basic… … »»»