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Josh, Dave, and Tim have been tolerating each other since high school. They share a love of all things DIY; from basic handyman skills to major home renovations. For them, learning new skills and completing projects is more than just getting things done right. It's about becoming a better man and helping others along the way. We haven't reached the mass audiences the likes of The Art of Manliness or Jocko, but we're steadily growing the You can, man. army! We hope you'll take a listen and like what you hear! What one man can do, you can do as well. You can, man!

Josh, Dave, and Tim have been tolerating each other since high school. They share a love of all things DIY; from basic handyman skills to major home renovations. For them, learning new skills and completing projects is more than just getting things done right. It's about becoming a better man and helping others along the way. We haven't reached the mass audiences the likes of The Art of Manliness or Jocko, but we're steadily growing the You can, man. army! We hope you'll take a listen and like what you hear! What one man can do, you can do as well. You can, man!

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United States

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Josh, Dave, and Tim have been tolerating each other since high school. They share a love of all things DIY; from basic handyman skills to major home renovations. For them, learning new skills and completing projects is more than just getting things done right. It's about becoming a better man and helping others along the way. We haven't reached the mass audiences the likes of The Art of Manliness or Jocko, but we're steadily growing the You can, man. army! We hope you'll take a listen and like what you hear! What one man can do, you can do as well. You can, man!

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@you_can_man

Language:

English


Episodes

What Actually Happens to Your Body When You Die? | #093

2/17/2021
We don't really like to think about it, but we all kick the bucket at some point. When we punch that final ticket to eternity, our physical frames are left behind... meaning someone ensures our remains have a proper place to persist on this planet... or beyond! Greg Free, is a mortician with over 20 years of experience and he came to answer our questions! Who comes to get your body? Where does the all blood go? Can I make my own casket? . . . and so much more! Support the show...

Duration:00:46:18

Low and Slow in a C-130 | #092

2/3/2021
What does it take to become a C-130 pilot? We've got Georgia Air National Guard C-130 pilot, Chase Eriksen to tell us all about it! Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:32:29

HVAC Tips from a Pro | #091

1/20/2021
We've got HVAC pro, Tim Willis on the show with us this week! Tim runs a top-notch heating and air company based out of Marietta, GA - Summit Heating and Air. We discuss what got him into the trades, some HVAC basics, and DIY tips to keep your system running as it should. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:55:50

This is the Year | #090

1/6/2021
Have you been putting of that big project? Quit that! This is the year! On this week's show we look back on projects completed in 2020 and our plans for 2021. Our hope is that you find that fire to get to work on what you want accomplished in this new year. Dave rounded out the show with a run down of major events that happened in 2020 besides the Rona. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:38:29

With a Little Help From Your Friends | #089

12/16/2020
Load-bearing walls, lending a hand, pergolas, politics, religion, quarantines... Yeah, we get into all of that on this week's episode with our guest, Ernie Wagoner. Ernie is a pastor at Sojourn Church in Marietta, GA and provided us with some perspective and hope as we close out 2020. He had a lot to share about being a young pastor, building community, and loving our neighbors in these crazy times. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:37:40

You can, ma'am. with Molly Sellers | #088

12/9/2020
This week we're pleased to have our first female guest! Molly Sellers is a an accomplished interior designer an diy-er. We enjoyed interviewing Molly with questions on how she got started, work experience, trends, and second-hand furniture finds! You can find Molly at thesellershome.com and on IG @thesellershome Here are some IG folks to check out that Molly suggested for inspiration on your next diy interior design...

Duration:00:34:27

The You can, man. Christmas Gift Guide 2020 | #087

12/2/2020
It's the most wonderful season of all and with it comes the annual You can, man.™ Christmas Gift Guide! Check out the show notes HERE for all the links to the products we mentioned. Josh wrapped up the show with facts about the company likely delivering many of your gifts, Amazon. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:43:41

Are You Prepared for a Power Outage? | #086

11/18/2020
All 3 of the You can, man.™ hosts recently experienced a major power outage in the Metro Atlanta area. On this week's show we discuss some things you should be thinking through should you lose power for an extended period of time. How long will all your food last in your now-dead fridge? We also discuss Tim's decision process with choosing a new line of cordless power tools. He's strongly leaning Milwaukee btw! Links we mentioned regarding food safety times: FoodSafety.gov CDC Support...

Duration:00:40:34

Before You Call an Electrician, Listen to This | #085

11/4/2020
Does the thought of doing electrical work around your house give you visions of ending up like the cat in National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation? Does the thought of shelling out big bucks on an electrician give you a shock? While you must always take proper precautions around electricity, we hope this episode gets you charged up about taking on a few DIY-level electrical projects. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:34:59

Civil Discourse: Where Has it Gone? | #084

10/28/2020
Do you frequently end up frustrated or angry when you get into political discussions? Do you feel like no one ever listens to the points you're trying to make? Does it seem like the "other side" is always combative? With another presidential election looming, we're giving our perspectives, techniques, and know-how on how to legitimately have civil discourse with those with whom we disagree. So put down your pitchfork, turn off the CAPS LOCK, and listen to this week's episode before you wade...

Duration:00:50:30

Should We Lock the Clock? An Interview with Georgia State Representative Wes Cantrell | #083

10/21/2020
The time is once again approaching to set our clocks back. But should we? We had Georgia State Representative Wes Cantrell on the show to discuss his proposed legislation to lock the clock. You'd be surprised by the benefits of doing so! Are you in the daylight saving camp or standard time? We also got the scoop on how Wes went from zero political experience to State Rep and heard of his important legislation benefiting Georgia's children. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:47:36

Welcome New Listeners and Whatcha Workin' On | #082

10/14/2020
We've had a recent uptick in new listeners as of late, so we thought a You can, man. primer was in order. In addition, we gave updates on all the projects we're currently working on. Dave rounded out the show with his Atlanta Braves trivia. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:41:40

You Should Have an Outdoor Fire Pit | #081

10/7/2020
There's a nip in the air and that can only mean: PUMPKIN. SPICE. EVERYTHING. Also, whether it's autumn, the harvest season, or even false fall, now is a great time to enjoy an outdoor fire pit! So grab a cardigan, wrap both of those chilly hands around your wittiest mug of hot tea or pour over coffee, and cozy up to your radio/smartphone/computer for this week's fireside chat. The repurposed solid steel fire pits we mentioned can be found HERE. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:25:59

You Shouldn't Have to Wait for Hot Water | #080

9/30/2020
Waiting just 1 minute for hot water each day wastes nearly 1,000 GALLONS of water over the course of a year! No need to watch that cold coinage circle the drain any longer. This episode walks you through the causes of your frosty flows and the ways you can bring the heat on the cheap, without having to call the plumber! Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:33:33

You Should Know How to Grill | #079

9/23/2020
Are you a Grill Master or a Grill Disaster? This episode is an introductory course on what you need to tame the flame and become a respectable griller. Our cookout coach, Alan Sears, gives you the tools, tips, and tricks required to up your grill game. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:44:32

Ask Us Anything | #078

9/16/2020
This week’s Ask Us Anything episode is all about YOUR questions! We answer everything from Jeep Grand Wagoneers to fried chicken to ghosts. Thanks to all who submitted questions and keep them coming! Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:49:20

You Should Probably Own Rental Property | #077

9/9/2020
Have you ever thought of owning rental property? What's really involved in making steady income with real estate? How do you find good tenants? What's the 1% rule? We've got Joel from the How to Money podcast on with us this week to talk all about it! Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:45:26

Found on Road Dead | #076

9/2/2020
Each of the You can, man. hosts own old Ford trucks. Each truck has its own history, problems, and hopeful futures. Josh: 1972 Ford F100. Tim: 1975 Bronco. Dave: 1989 Bronco. We talk through all of it in this week's episode. Tim had the bonus segment this week with the story of the world planking record held by 62yr old, George Hood. For further reading on George Hood and planking: ForbesMarine Corps TimesCNBCWikipedia (planking) Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:44:29

Takin' it to the Dump with Jud Cahoon | #075

8/26/2020
Chimney caps, dump trailers, and old trucks. Our special guest this week, Jud Cahoon is all about all three and then some. If you're in the metro-Atlanta area and need a chimney cap, a dumpster, or advice about the asking price of that old truck you're thinking of buying then Jud is your man. Jud's Dumpster business page can be found HERE. Support the show (http://www.youcanman.com)

Duration:00:42:52

The Cannonball Run with Ed Bolian | #074

8/19/2020
This week’s show is a follow-up with prominent exotic car enthusiast, Ed Bolian. Ed and his team claimed the speed record for the world-famous, coast-to-coast Cannonball Run back in 2013 and Ed gives us the story behind this amazing feat. Just a couple of amazing data points captured during the run: they spent 15 hours above 100 mph… they traversed Ohio in just over 2 hours… with two additional fuel tanks, they were able to travel more than 800 miles between stops! Support the show...

Duration:00:24:06