Frequently Asked Questions

On this page you can find a list of frequently asked questions from our beloved users, so why not see if you can find the answer you’re looking for. If you still can’t find the answer then please get in touch, we’d be more than happy to help.

bimstore currently only hosts manufacturer approved BIM objects and we do not accept content created by individuals. If you are a manufacturer who has built their own content then it can be hosted on bimstore as long as it meets our standards defined in the bimstore bible.

bimstore is 100% free to use, and we do not charge for viewing and downloading of BIM files.

All built to the highest quality and detail.  Typically, we build content up to LOD4 (AIA LOD 300) however sometimes increase this to LOD5 (AIA LOD400) for certain applicable content.  All content is built in accordance with our 'bimstore bible' document, which complies to all industry standards such as BS8501 series of standards and BS1192: Part 4.  

Yes, all BIM content is available directly in your software by using the Unifi content management platform by Unifi Lab's.

For purchases you will need to contact the manufacturer directly.  We create digital representations of the products, we don't hold any stock.  All manufacturers details can be found on their profile page.

If there is content that you would really like to see on bimstore, please get in touch.  We are more than happy to approach manufacturers where we see a demand.