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June 2019 Blog Posts (12)

Is Cast Aluminium Cookware Safe for Healthy Cooking?

Cast aluminium cookware has produced through the years has clearly become a kitchen asset. It is best known for its versatility, durability, and ease of use. Cast aluminium cookware is widely beloved because of its some great positive features. Additionally, aluminium is a commonly used food-safe metal and it’s the second most used metal in food service. However, if you have confusion with cast aluminium cookware safety, then this post is for you. In this post, you’ll get some significant…


Added by Cheri Isom on June 30, 2019 at 2:13am — No Comments

Advantageous Properties of Aluminium when used in Construction

Since its discovery, aluminium and its alloys have been used in a wide number of structural applications. In terms of building materials, it is one of the most widely used metals, in domestic dwellings and commercial buildings alike. The applications of architectural aluminium in construction are roofing, windows, curtain walling, cladding, glazing structures, architectural hardware, shop fittings etc.



Added by Adam Smith on June 28, 2019 at 3:10am — No Comments

Recycle and Renew: How Savvy Cabin Owners Protect the Mountains and Valleys

Owning a cabin calls for a sense of responsibility. It’s important to keep your cabin in tiptop condition. It’s equally important to safeguard the nature that surrounds it. If you’re a compassionate and caring cabin owner who wants to do your part to aid the earth, then you should make recycling one of your biggest priorities.

Make Your Boxes…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 24, 2019 at 10:18am — No Comments

Live TV on Firestick and Some Tricks to circumvent Netflix VPN blocks

As we can see, Amazon Fire TV is now being used by many home users across the globe. This is changing the home entertainment industry as anything is now available at your fingertips through the Firestick remote. You have access to TV channels, shows, movies, and sports from across the globe. In fact, on being a bit smarter, you can also gain free access to all these content with the help of some add-on apps. Here, we will discuss how you can watch live TV on…


Added by Harris Scott on June 22, 2019 at 7:33am — No Comments

4 Off-Season Cabin Maintenance Tips

Your cabin is your private retreat throughout the warmer months of the year. However, there comes a time when you have to close it up before winter hits. As the cooler winds of winter come floating in, it’s time to take care of some off-season cabin maintenance.

Clear out the water pipes

When you close up your cabin for the winter,…


Added by Emma Sturgis on June 20, 2019 at 12:55pm — No Comments

What kind of stain?


I am having my log home re-stained. I purchased the house when it was 22 years old. I have been living in my "Happy Place" for 5 years, which makes the house 27 years old. What is the best stain? 

Thank you,



Added by Sharie Gold on June 18, 2019 at 11:36am — No Comments

Cabin VS the Wild: How to Keep Your Home Animal-Free

While pets may be welcome in your home, you do not necessarily want to share your residence with other creatures. Animals of various shapes and sizes can wreak havoc on your living conditions, meaning that you need to find ways to keep them out. There are certainly some practical things that you can do on your own to make sure that unwanted pests and…


Added by Emma Sturgis on June 12, 2019 at 6:26pm — No Comments

Cabin Security: 4 Ways to Make Your Getaway in the Woods Safe from Intruders

It is an unfortunate fact that many criminals specifically target cabins and other types of vacation homes. While you will never be able to make your cabin completely impervious to break-ins, these few tips and tricks will greatly reduce your risk of burglaries, vandalism, and other crimes.

Take Your Valuables with You

Most burglars…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 10, 2019 at 12:45pm — No Comments

June 2019 issue of Honest Abe Living Available Online Now

The June 2019 issue of Honest Abe Living, an interactive online magazine published by Honest Abe Log Homes, is available online now at This issue…

Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on June 9, 2019 at 10:56am — No Comments

Contained Outbreak: How to Save Your Log Home from Black Mold

Black mold just isn’t a substance you want to notice in the comfort of your own home. Infestations of this type of mold can bring on poisoning. It can bring on breathing troubles in the people who are around it as well. If you suspect that you have black mold anywhere in your living space, then you need to take intelligent action as soon as…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 6, 2019 at 9:47am — No Comments

Log Home Longevity: 4 Ideas to Maintain Its Condition for Years

Owning a log home can be immensely satisfying. It can be wonderful to have a retreat that feels like it’s a million miles away from chaos and civilization. If you want to keep your log home intact for a long while, then you need to focus on all of these essential upkeep strategies.

Opt for Routine Roofing System Maintenance

A faulty…


Added by Lizzie Weakley on June 4, 2019 at 9:41am — No Comments

How Your Medical Aid Scheme Can Help to Save Money

You insure your car, house and other valuable possessions, but when it comes to your life, you often forget to secure it. Any person can face a health condition anytime. Suddenly, a test might reveal there is a chronic disease, there might be a tumour that requires surgery, or in the worst scenario, you might meet an accident. There is no guarantee that you will be able to carry the huge financial burden in these cases if they happen to you or any of your family member. This is when we feel…


Added by Adam Smith on June 3, 2019 at 7:31am — No Comments

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