Wood framed chimney on roof


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Hi all. I'm fairly new to the software and have only been using it since October. I have a client who wants a wood framed chimney extruding from the middle of the roof up from the gas fireplace. I've tried a bunch of different options to make this work but can't figure it out. Can someone please tell me how to draw walls on top of the roof?


Thank you!



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@dshall  Did a two part video on youtube about this.  He is awesome because he figures it out on the video for you showing you the mistakes of how not to do it in the program and they are very informative.  I just watched this one the other day.


Here is a link for part 1 


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Read about Roof Cuts Wall At Bottom and Lower Wall Type When Split by Butting Roof.


I imagine the chimney framing extends down to the fireplace below, so the walls are not just sitting on the roof.


Think about the chase as a room -- set to Open Below on the 2nd floor.

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