Go into Edit Type for your roofedit the structure and assign a material and edit its “Shading” graphics. (However, if you want change how Revit will shade a new roof by default: go into “Object Styles” (in the Manage Ribbon), find “Roofs” and modify the material that is in that slot.

Also asked, how do you change the color of something in Revit?

You can modify object styles for model, annotation, and imported objects.

  1. Click Manage tab Settings panel Object Styles.
  2. Click the Model Objects, Annotation Objects, or Imported Objects tab.
  3. Specify the projection, and, if applicable, cut line weights for the category.
  4. Click the color value to set the line color.

Also, how do I paint in Revit? Example

  1. Click Modify tab Geometry panel (Paint).
  2. In the Material Browser dialog, select a material. Note that you can only browse for a material when you select the paint tool.
  3. Place the cursor on the element face to highlight it.
  4. Click to apply the paint.
  5. In the Material Browser dialog, click Done.

Beside this, how do you change floor color in Revit?

  1. To change the surface pattern, click the pattern, and in the Fill Patterns dialog, select a pattern from the list.
  2. To change the color that is used to draw the surface pattern, click the color swatch. In the Color dialog, select a color. Click OK.

How do you add a floor in Revit?

To create a floor, define its boundaries by picking walls or sketching its profile with drawing tools.

  1. Click Architecture tab Build panel Floor drop-down (Floor: Architectural).
  2. Draw the floor boundaries, using one of the following methods:
  3. On the Options Bar, for Offset, specify an offset for the floor edges.

Related Question Answers

How do you add materials in Revit?

  1. In a project, open a view that displays the model element to which you want to apply a material.
  2. Select the model element.
  3. On the Properties palette, locate the material parameter, as follows:
  4. Click .
  5. In the Material Browser, select a material, and click Apply.
  6. Click OK.

How do you render in Revit?

Change Render Settings for a View
  1. In the Project Browser, under Views (all) 3D Views, select the view name.
  2. On the Properties palette, under Camera, for Rendering Settings, click Edit. The Rendering Settings dialog displays a subset of the settings in the Rendering dialog.
  3. Specify the desired settings, as follows: Quality.
  4. Click OK.