A page dedicated to those posts about building tricks. Everything from lights to rocks and plants, building tips and, of course, fabulous clutter!
As of June, 2016, the posts here were updated to get rid out of outdated information. Those posts are still there, however, just use the search bar at the top!
Dimension Keys – Where to get each key, how much they cost, and the costs of each upgrade, based on item limit
3.3 Dimension Item Compendium – 3.3 dimension items were put on vendors located throughout the Plane of Water, here’s where you can find them, so you don’t buy a 30g Draumheim Wall off the AH for 15p!
DT Guides – v1.9.11 – Written
DT Guides – v1.9.11 – Video
Tinker Tools Guides – Written
Tinker Tools Guides – Video
Back to Basics
Sky Projectors – This takes you to our page, where you can find out which projectors are available, where to get them, and how much they cost
Let There Be Light! Physical lights, not the Dreamweaving kind
Going Green – Trees and Plants
Keeping it Real – Realistic landscaping, done in layers
Off the Beaten Path – Pathing
Going the Distance – Draw distance
Water, Water Everywhere – The Pouring Water Effect
Water, Water Everywhere…Part Two – Drip Lines, Waterfall Curtains, and more
Chasing Waterfalls and Running Streams – Running water and waterfalls
Rooms With a View – Customized Windows
Layering Illusions – Using building blocks to save item count
Step on It! – Stairs
Raise the Roof! – Roofing
From the Inside Out – Interior-only builds to save item limits
An Open and Shut Case – The humble door
All That Glitters… – Metallic detailing
Get a Grip! – Handles and knobs
General Morphing and Building
Spooon!!! – Food morphing
Yum! – More food morphing!
The Wow Factor – Points of impact in dimensions
Oases of Junk – Clutter!
Pretty as a Picture – 3D art
Sailing Away! – Boats
Size Does Matter – Proportions
Modify, Schmodify! – Modification of shared Toolbox sets to make something unique to you in an easier way.
Make It to Break It! – Making ruins and ruined effects
Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep – Beds
Ode to: The Necropolis Arch – Uses for the Necropolis Arch
Ode to: The Gravestone – Uses for a variety of gravestones and graveyard decorations
Ode to: The Backless Mahogany Chair – Uses for the Backless Mahogany Chair
Ode to: The Commode – Toilet humor
Dimension Tools and Other Effects (the actual Tools, not the Addon!)
The Sound of Music – Music boxes!
A Change in the Weather – Weather blockers
Not Just for PvP! – PvP Banners and Start Points to create interactive areas
Paint the Town – An In-Depth Look at Terrain Paints
Taking a Ride! – Elevators
Miscellaneous and Contest Building
Being a Good Tourist – A Bit of Advice for Successful Touring
The Cozy Wrap-Up – Generalized contest tips for building quality
Serious Notes – The Soapbox!
On a Serious Note – Fished to the Breaking Point — the Quest for Uncle Stan’s Super Secret Lure