This follows on from the post about Mud Rooms and Utility Rooms and the differences between UK/Ireland and the US
Really I should have done this post first, the biggest difference between me working on UK drawings and those from the US is switching between Imperial and Metric units.
Now I’m of an age to have been taught in feet and inches, worked on drawings in feet and inches and (and incredibly still now) producing drawings for estate agents in feet and inches with areas in square feet.
I’m happy switching between the two and luckily the software I use (Vectorworks) allows me to switch effortlessly between the two; I can even work in one unit and then create another (For other Vectorworks Tips like this download the Kindle e-book ‘Vectorworks: 101 Tips & Tricks’):
So, if you would like me to help you with your drawings (whether you are a potential client or another designer (using Vectorworks) in either imperial or metric measurements, then why not CONTACT ME…