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Why we don’t advertise prices at Honest Abe…

At Honest Abe we frequently receive inquiries asking why our magazine advertisements and online floor plans do not show pricing.
The answer is the that we don’t publicize the pricing for one simple reason – most people customize the plans and need us to prepare a custom quote, so we have interested people talk with one of our representatives in our home office in Tennessee or one…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on June 23, 2017 at 5:38am — No Comments

Read the May 2017 Honest Abe Living.

The May 2017 edition of Honest Abe Living features a custom home on Tennessee’s Dale Hollow Lake designed for energy efficiency, aging in place and enjoying the beauty of the lake in every season. 

T here’s news about Honest Abe Log Homes’ president…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on June 23, 2017 at 5:37am — No Comments

New Honest Abe Dealer was Homeowner First

By Claudia Johnson, Honest Abe Log Homes Director of Marketing
Honest Abe Log Homes, a 38-year-old log home manufacturer based in Moss, Tennessee, has announced the addition of a new Independent Dealership in North Alabama. In March​,​ Serenity Log Homes began serving customers in Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, Madison, Limestone, Lawrence and Morgan counties who are seeking to own a custom log or timber frame home or…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on June 23, 2017 at 5:32am — No Comments

Budgeting for a Log or Timber Frame Home

By Wayne Brady, Sales Representative, Honest Abe Crossville

In planning for a new wood home, it’s important to create a budget that allows for construction and considers future maintenance. That means asking yourself some realistic questions and answering them honestly.…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on February 16, 2017 at 10:30am — No Comments

Honest Abe's Westfield Plan Featured in Magazine

Log Cabin Homes May issue hit the stands this week, and Honest Abe Log Homes is prominently featured. In a six-page spread of breathtaking color photography the story is shared of how customer Michelle Hedges moved forward with the construction…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on February 13, 2017 at 10:45am — No Comments

What Makes a Log Home Beautiful?

Increasing Log Home Appeal as Well as Durability

What is it about Honest Abe homes that make them so appealing to so many people? We can talk about thermal efficiency, building with a renewable resource or living a log home lifestyle, but the main reason people are attracted to log homes is because they are beautiful.

The question we must ask ourselves is “what makes a log home beautiful?” Design, style and…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on February 9, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Smart Decisions, Loving Compromises

A North Carolina couple shares lessons learned while building a mountain dream home that incorporates dreams and needs for present and future enjoyment, allowing them to stay in the home for the rest of their lives. See the complete gallery…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on January 30, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Read the latest Honest Abe Living.

The January-February 2017 edition of Honest Abe Living showcases a custom home in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley built to accommodate the trophies of a big game hunter.
Honest Abe Log Homes’…
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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on January 26, 2017 at 10:59am — No Comments

Stewardship Conserves America’s Forests

by Jeff Clements, Vice President, Honest Abe Log Homes

Honest Abe takes the issue of timber harvesting and the threat of deforestation related to building materials used in the manufacture of log homes very seriously. The great news is, according to the USDA Department of Forestry, as a country our forest land is…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on January 26, 2017 at 10:54am — No Comments

Educational Opportunities Offered for Wood Home Enthusiasts

Honest Abe Log Homes wants to inform and inspire anyone who's looking to build log and timber frame home. That's why events and activities are planned throughout the year to give wood home enthusiasts the chance to learn more about products, plans and procedures as well as visit a variety…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on January 22, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

Read the latest Honest Abe Living

The January-February 2017 edition of Honest Abe Living showcases a custom home in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley built to accommodate the trophies of a big game hunter. Honest Abe Log Homes’ co-owner writes about the loss of the Smith…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on January 20, 2017 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Gatlinburg Wildfires Claim Home of Honest Abe Log Homes Owners

The owners of Honest Abe Log Homes, a Tennessee log home manufacturer since 1979 with four model locations in Tennessee and a manufacturing plant in Moss, lost their family's second home of 20 years in the Gatlinburg Wildfires.

Read the personal story here:…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on December 12, 2016 at 12:20pm — No Comments

New May-June Honest Abe Living Magazine



Read our just-published online FREE today! …

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on May 5, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments

Honest Abe Receives National Awards

Honest Abe Log Homes, a 36-year-old manufacturer of log and timber frame homes headquartered in Moss, Tenn., received three national awards as part of the 2016 Jerry Rouleau Awards for Excellence in Marketing and Home Design. Honest Abe President Josh Beasley accepted the awards on behalf of Honest Abe’s owners and employees on Nov. 6 during ceremonies in Clearwater, Fla., at the National Association of Home Builders Building Systems Councils (BSC)…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on November 10, 2015 at 2:11pm — No Comments

Celebrating the importance of Log Cabins in America’s Past and Future

Honest Abe Log Homes is celebrating National Log Cabin Month by hosting open houses, home tours, log raising demonstrations, factory tours, seminars and more during the month of July.…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on June 8, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments

Free Webinar Co-hosted by Honest Abe & Log Home Living

Feb. 26, 2015, 7-8 p.m. Central

Speaker: Sara Brown, Home Group Editor, Log Homes Living magazine

No matter the size of your log or timber home, the main level is definitely where you’ll do most of your living. And although you’ll spend plenty of time in the great room and living areas, don’t be…

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Added by Honest Abe Log Homes on February 12, 2015 at 4:42pm — No Comments

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