Honest Abe Log and Timber Frame Homes

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Jump-start your imagination with our sizable collection of timber frame and log home floor plans located here. Then, let us design the home you visualize.

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You’ve got to see these log cabin photos! Take a look at hundreds of forever homes Honest Abe has created for people just like you.

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No matter where you’re located, an Honest Abe independent dealer or direct sales representative is nearby. Find one here, or call the Honest Abe National Headquarters at 800-231-3695.

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Read the latest edition of Honest Abe Living!

Honest Abe Living’s first issue of the year features a new log home with a breathtaking view of Dale Hollow Lake. See photos and plans and read how a couple chose Honest Abe for their second log home of a lifetime. Download a brochure about timber frames, and watch a PBS video special about Honest Abe’s facilities. Wondering how your log or timber home gets built? This issue explores several options. You’ll learn about home tours and log raisings in 2019 and find out why it’s beneficial to attend log home shows. Check out our monthly tips, recipes and floor plans, and read a story about the founding of Honest Abe from our blog.

Honest Abe Living November 2018…

Why should I choose Honest Abe for my log cabin or timber frame home?

People

Because the people define a company, people have experience – and we know how to listen.

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Quality

Because better materials make a better log home or cabin, quality isn’t just a goal, it’s an expectation.

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Stability

Because we’ve been making log and timber frame homes since 1979, and we’re not going anywhere.

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Process

Because we already own your logs. They’re just waiting to become your log cabin or timber frame home.

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Join Us for a Video Tour

 

We invite you to take a video tour of Honest Abe’s manufacturing plant and some of the homes we’ve created for customers. If you like what you see, come take a tour for yourself, attend a log raising, visit our models and register for our mailing list.

Events

Special Events Inform and Inspire in 2019

Last year hundreds of people attended special events hosted by Honest Abe Log Homes. During the company’s 40th Anniversary year in 2019 there’s even more to offer log and timber frame home enthusiasts.Log RaisingsThe 2019 calendar of free events kicks off on Feb. 2...

Tips

Long End Seal

Dovetailed d-log corner sealed. 10" round log before sealing. Square log sealed. Why seal the ends of the longs?Wood is a hygroscopic material, which means it naturally absorbs and releases moisture from the environment. Logs can safely absorb...

40th Anniversary

Rick Denton Took Honest Abe from an Idea to Industry Icon

Honest Abe Log Homes is celebrating 40 years in business in 2019. Honest Abe's first president discusses the company's early days in operation. By Claudia Johnson, Honest Abe Log Homes Rick Denton had no plans to come back home – not for good anyway. He’d earned his...