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Crenellated Roof

Crenellated Roof

One of the people that follow this channel sent over this style of roof to see how to Sketch it. It was a fun challenge and I hope you learn some good takeaways from the steps needed to recreate this custom roof! For more info on my Xactimate training for contractors,...
Transom Window

Transom Window

Placing a window over a door in Xactimate Sketch can be frustrating as it appears you cannot add the window. However, if you go to 3D view, you’ll be able to add the window over the door with no issues. In this video, I show exactly how to accomplish the transom...
Finding New Line Items

Finding New Line Items

There have been many times when I don’t know what a material is called in Xactimate, so I’ve had to get creative over the years to find what I need in the software. There are 2 underutilized search areas that most people overlook that are very useful in...
Sunken Room with Multiple Stairs

Sunken Room with Multiple Stairs

I had previously released a video showing how to “sink” a room in relation to the rest of the floorplan. Some of you reached out and asked how to create multiple steps down into the sunken room. I use an unconventional tactic to accomplish this task, but...
Sink A Family Room

Sink A Family Room

It seems like sinking a room in relation to the rest of the home would be difficult in Xactimate, but it actually takes just a few clicks to move the room downward to create the “sunken” look! For even more fun, you can sink the room a few feet and then...