I am trying to do a material list of what is needed for a renovation work project. I have used existing exterior wall. During our construction we will be adding exterior siding, trim and insulation but the studs will not be altered. When I create the Softlist I can not find a way to separate the pieces individually. I see in the definition that I can click on each unit piece. Does it sound correct that I turn off on the calculate Softlist on the wall assembly and then just click on the ones that I want through the definition?
Calculating only partial pieces of a wall assembly
Posted 11 January 2019 - 12:07 PM
Yes, it does seem logical that you turn Softlist OFF in the definition if you don't want them in the material list takeoff. Try one as an example!
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Posted 11 January 2019 - 01:18 PM
I did end up creating a small test project to see. Yes, you can turn on and off the individual pieces of a wall to customize the take off.
However what I am not trying to figure out is how do I get just a calculation of insulation for an exterior wall only and not the wall framing? I am use the insulated stud in my wall assembly.
Disregard-I ended changed the insulated stud to regular stud and added another material of Batt insulation
Edited by Tom Rogers, 11 January 2019 - 01:36 PM.
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