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Read the latest edition of Honest Abe Living!

Honest Abe Living’s April 2019 issue introduces Cooper & Co., a new interior design service created by Honest Abe Log Homes. Read about how interior designer Molly Cooper helps Honest Abe customers create the look and feel they’ve dreamed about for their new log or timber frame home. In the “Log Home Tips” section, Molly explains what an interior designer does, and she shares one of her family’s favorite recipes in the “Cooking with Cooper & Co.” feature. In another article, a seasoned log home sales representative discusses strategies for planning a budget for building a wood home.This month’s featured home was designed and built by one of Honest Abe’s longtime Independent Dealers in Virginia for his own house to accommodate his big-game hunting passion.A video/drone tour explores the house, grounds and outdoor living areas of an expansive Honest Abe Log Home on Tennessee’s Old Hickory Lake.Our featured floor plan is The Coolsprings, a 1,457-square-foot plan designed for customers who are interested in downsizing into a cozy log or timber frame home for their forever home. Details are provided for the June 1 Log Raising to be held at Honest Abe’s National Headquarters in Moss. This event will include a tour of a new 10” Round log home that incorporates both log and timber frame elements. For Honest Abe’s ongoing celebration of its 40th anniversary in 2019, the company’s first President, Rick Denton, recalls how the relationship between Perma-Chink Systems and Honest Abe Log Homes developed across four decades.

Click here to read the free Honest Abe Living April 2019 online, interactive magazine.

 

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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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

Soup Served in a Bread Bowl

Recipe by Molly Cooper, Cooper & Company INGREDIENTS: 4 slices bacon, diced 5 tablespoons unsalted butter 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 3 1/2 cups milk, or more, as needed 3 russet potatoes, peeled and cubed 2 green onions, thinly sliced 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese...

Tips

Don’t Wait on Your Dreams

It seems most homeowners always have a list of to-dos for their home. Things you would like to improve, “wishes” that should have been done when building or remodel dreams!  What I can’t quite understand, why wait? Don’t wait to do the things…do them now or at...

40th Anniversary

Perma-Chink and Honest Abe Grew Together

By Rick Denton, Honest Abe Log Homes President Emeritus Perhaps the invention of Perma-Chink kept Honest Abe in business, as well as every other log home company using a chinked product line. I feel it was one of those key markers. Prior to Perma-Chink the only...