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The Sears Plan – A Custom Plan with Amenities

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on May 12, 2021 at 9:30am — No Comments

Designing a Log Cabin for Florida

Gary and Renita Harbison moved in to their custom designed Honest Abe home in 2019. The dovetailed D-log house was built from a plan that Gary, who decided he’d someday live in a log home when he was just a teenager, drew himself.

The hip roof, a bold choice for the one-story log home, makes the spacious cabin have a…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on May 8, 2021 at 9:30am — No Comments

Pictures and Plans

Over the years we’ve noticed that most people who visit our website, honestabe.com, love to flip through the photos and browse the floor plans. That’s a good thing since we have dozens of plans and hundreds of photos.

Now we’re making the experience even…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on April 13, 2021 at 9:00am — No Comments

April 2021 Honest Abe Living Online Today

The April issue of Honest Abe Living is now available. This free, interactive online magazine is a monthly publication of Honest Abe Log Homes. Click here to read

The issue includes tips, home features and lots of photos of customers’…

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The Dovecreek Plan – One-story Luxury

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on March 30, 2021 at 10:30am — No Comments

Preparing for Parents

Plan your log home for the possibility of welcoming mom and dad!…

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Fire Safety of Log Homes

There's good news for log home owners about the fire safety of log homes. Read more here:…

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Snow Photos of Log Homes

See a gallery of log home photos in the snow. Click here.

Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on March 12, 2021 at 10:00am — No Comments

Trends 2021

Read about how Honest Abe customers are ahead of their time on 2021 trends and see photos of their homes.…

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March 2021 Honest Abe Living Online Today

The March 2021 issue of Honest Abe’s interactive, online magazine is available now. It is filled with home photos, advice and ideas.

Stories include:

– how Honest Abe customers are ahead of their time on 2021 trends

– a gallery of…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on March 1, 2021 at 9:30am — No Comments

How to Choose Roofing Materials for a Log or Timber Homes

In most cases when you order your log or timber frame home package directly from a log home manufacturer, included in the package is the roofing system you select. These may be a heavy timber, a conventional rafter or a conventional truss system. What is not included is the material that covers that roofing…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on February 24, 2021 at 10:06am — No Comments

November 2020 issue of Honest Abe Living is Free Online

The online, interactive November issue of Honest Abe Living is now available at https://www.honestabe.com/honest-abe-living/honest-abe-living-november-2020/.

This month's issue includes an invitation to visit our Honest Abe models decorated for the…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on November 1, 2020 at 9:30am — No Comments

October 2020 issue of Honest Abe Living is Free Online

The October 2020 issue of Honest Abe Living, the monthly interactive magazine by Honest Abe Log Homes, is now available online.

Here’s what you’ll find:

Mountain Homes: Visit the homes of eight Honest Abe customers in three states…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on October 1, 2020 at 8:30am — No Comments

Timber Frame Home Addition Adds Elegance and Energy Efficiency

Gary and Tracy Plante’s new addition to their existing Rehoboth, Mass., home combines modern and traditional materials and building methods to create 800 square feet of visually striking, energy efficient space.

“Tracy and I wanted the best fit for our existing home, which is a raised ranch with cedar shake shingles,” Gary said. “A hybrid timber frame was the best choice.  It incorporates a ground-level, two-car garage with a great room above, all with the look of homes we’ve stayed…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on September 24, 2020 at 10:59am — No Comments

Timber Frame Home Addition Adds Elegance and Energy Efficiency

Gary and Tracy Plante’s new addition to their existing Rehoboth, Mass., home combines modern and traditional materials and building methods to create 800 square feet of visually striking, energy efficient space.

“Tracy and I wanted the best fit for our existing home, which is a raised ranch with cedar shake shingles,” Gary said. “A hybrid timber frame was the best choice.  It incorporates a ground-level, two-car garage with a great room above, all with the look of homes we’ve stayed…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on September 24, 2020 at 10:58am — No Comments

Honest Abe Living's September 2020 Online Now

Honest Abe Living's September 2020 issue offers a variety of articles. The magazine is free online and interactive.…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on September 1, 2020 at 9:00am — No Comments

“Porchsitting” is Not Just a Hashtag

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on August 1, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments

“Porchsitting” is Not Just a Hashtag

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on August 1, 2020 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Honest Abe Living August 2020 Online Now

Honest Abe Living’s August 2020 issue is all about enjoying the outdoors. Our featured article tells the story of an Honest Abe homeowner who designed a vacation home that highlights views of a lake, stream, waterfall and forest.

#porchsitting may be a popular hashtag on Instagram, but it’s a real thing. And it is so much better on the porch…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on August 1, 2020 at 11:00am — No Comments

July 2020 Honest Abe Living Online Today

Featured in the July Honest Abe Living is a log home built for a south Florida couple whose dream was an escape to a small town and how Honest Abe made it come true.
Planning for a new baby? Molly Cooper of Cooper & Company design…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on July 1, 2020 at 7:00pm — No Comments

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