Patrick Fogarty

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Is there an easy way to delete masses of emails in Gmail?

Is there an easy way of doing mass deletes in Gmail? I’ve rather let the inbox grow, and I would like to trim it. Manual deletion would take forever. Yes, I know I should have archived important, useful emails. Slapped wrists! <b>Alan</b><p>You may be surprised at how easy it is to delete thousands of Gmail …

Apps

17 gadgets and apps to make your dumb car smarter

Useful technology for your commute.<p>You don't have to wait for self-driving cars to upgrade your experience behind the wheel. You don't even have to buy an expensive new luxury vehicle. Instead, add some 21st-century intelligence to your drive with a few smart gadgets and apps. These devices can log …

Two tiny houses and open-air sunroom combine into one family home

A promising option if you need a bit more space<p>The idea of a spacious tiny house may seem contradictory. Sure, there’s a strong strain of tiny home design trying to get as small and minimal as can be, but plenty of lifestyles call for roomier abodes that still embody tiny living benefits like more …

jeff wilson provides housing solution with modular kasita living units

<b>former professor/ current micro housing ceo jeff wilson and his team at kasita have developed a modular, versatile, and transportable living unit</b> …

Living Rooms

10 Kit Home Companies to Watch

In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin. However, today you can create an ultra-modern look with natural materials by going the route of a prefabricated kit home.<p>Many companies will deliver all the materials necessary for …

Prefab Homes

Build a Cheap Smart Doorbell That Sends You a Picture When Someone Rings the Bell

Smart doorbells can snap a photo of whoever rings the bell, making it so you can screen all those visitors you get throughout the day. Over on …

the endless look at hewing hatchets

Even before the Joint Stool book came out, and certainly since then, the number one question I get is where can I get a hatchet for joinery? What do …

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

Hardware 101: Gate Hinges

At their best, gate hinges are both smooth operators and performance players. We demand a lot from them. Though all of a gate’s construction …

2016's Best of Power Tools & Accessories

Bigger, badder, beefier and better: Here's the best of what we saw this year in the power tools and accessories space.<p>You say you don't like removing …

Woodworking

Top 25 Woodworking Bloggers June 2018

Here at Toolversed we want to share with you 25 amazingly talented woodworking bloggers. As much as we are passionate about reviewing circular saws, …

Woodworking

Purlin Ridge to King Post Connection

This purlin ridge to king post example shows a ridge connecting to the top of a king post, if you are using purlins in your roof framing system. It …

How to build deck railings | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This article is about <b>how to build deck railings</b>. Building deck railings is a fun project for any diy-er, as you have the chance to use many …

Glorious GIFs explain inscrutable Japanese joinery

Traditional Japanese architecture was made of wood that was held together with complicated joints. The joints had to cope with earthquakes, …

It’s Impossible To Watch Just One Of These GIFs Of Japanese Wood Joining

Traditional Japanese carpentry is almost unfathomably complicated. Timber was joined, not by nails or screws, but by carving extremely intricate patterns into the wood, then interlocking them as self-reinforcing joints.<p>These aren’t your dad’s Lincoln Logs or Lego, though. The patterns include …

GIF Animations

11 Incredible Things You Can Build Using Only 2 x 4s

This common lumber stock can be used to make almost anything.<p>2 x 4s are available everywhere, which make them an easy and inexpensive building material. They can be cut down into smaller sizes or used as-is to make furniture and projects of all sizes.<p>One important tip before you build 2 x 4 …

This Tiny House Makes 399 Square Feet Feel Luxurious

It's already been repinned more than 40,000 times on Pinterest.<p>Introducing the Salish — a 399-square-foot tiny house in Wildwood Cottages, a new development of lakefront vacation homes along Washington's Lake Whatcom. Located 90 miles north of Seattle, this …

Basecamp Tiny House

The types of hobbies you usually expect couples to share range from reading to, if they’re a little wild, doing triathlons or skydiving together. …

Tour de France: Analysing the favourites and their seasons so far

<i>Most of the best stage racers in the world will line up alongside one another in Mont-Saint-Michel on the start line of the 2016 Tour de France, but</i> …

Road Bikes

Rotating tiny house in Portland soaks up sunshine all day long

Have you ever wished the windows on your house faced a different direction so you could soak up those last few hours of sunlight? PATH Architecture …

Top 15 Shed Designs and Their Costs: Styles, Costs, and Pros and Cons

Summer is coming fast and you’ve been dying to dive right into a new home improvement project. Last year you were so excited about building a pool, …

Gorgeous Tiny House Boasts 14 Windows and Nifty Storage Stairs

Let there be light<p>The latest tiny home design from Portland-based tiny house builders Shelterwise is also supposed to be its simplest yet. Compared to other models, the "Hikari Box"—named after the Japanese word that means "light-filled"—eliminates some complicated roof details and places all the …

Prefab Homes

Tiny Houses for the Masses: 84 Lumber Launches Packages Starting at $7K

Can this major building materials retailer help tiny houses go mainstream?<p>If you thought the tiny house movement was just a fad, think again. 84 Lumber, a major national retailer of building materials and services, just launched a series of tiny houses, available in flexible packages targeting …

This Amazing Fan Film Showcases All The Things We Love About Darth Maul

There is one good thing to come out of <i>Episode I: The Phantom Menace</i>: Darth Maul. This fan film, <i>Darth Maul: Apprentice</i> showcases all of the things …

Neanderthal news

Increasingly sophisticated analysis of existing genomes from Neanderthal and Denisovan fossil bone, together with new data on single-chromosome DNA …

Efficient Tiny House Crafted By Ex-Boat Builder Can Go Off-Grid

The airy abode generates enough solar energy power itself and do a load of laundry<p>When a former carpenter and boat builder constructs a tiny house for you, you're going to expect stellar woodworking and craftsmanship. This is precisely the case with this rad tiny house designed by Jeff Hobbs of New …

Off-grid

Use the Mortise and Tenon Woodworking Joint for Building Rock Solid Furniture

There's a reason the mortise and tenon joint has been used for thousands of years—it can be carved using basic woodworking tools and it'll last for ages.<p>The mortise and tenon woodworking joint has been used around the world for thousands of years—for good reason. It's considered one of the …

Articles about stunning alpine home sweeping views and custom crafted interior on Dwell.com - Dwell

After working with a couple to design their custom trailer, New Frontier Tiny Homes decide to officially name the new model after...<p>Anonymous mass production is losing its mass-market appeal, and there’s a growing movement toward owning things that have origins...<p>Eco-friendly features like solar …

The Shipping News Says the World Economy Is Toast

In October 2008, as the repercussions of the financial crisis were starting to ripple through the global economy, I noticed a press release from …

World Economy