Visual composer can be a little overwhelming with all of the options and elements available. So here I will show you how to remove default elements that you may not be using to help cleanup the elements grid. Add the code below to your functions.php file. You will notice a list of the things I excluded in this example, these are elements that I am removing using their short-code value.
Tip: To find out an elements short-code simply add the element and then switch to classic mode to see the short code value.