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May 2018 Log Raising Includes Weekend of Activities

May 2018 Log Raising Includes Weekend of Activities

There’s a lot going during the log raising weekend in May in the small community of Moss, Tennessee, where Honest Abe is headquartered. Activities begin May 18 and continue through May 19. Mark your calendars now so you won’t miss May in Moss! Contact Gary...

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Fall Log Home Maintenance

Fall Log Home Maintenance

Most people are accustomed to spring cleaning, but if you are a home owner, you know that your house needs attention year-round. Fall maintenance is much like spring house-cleaning, but more preventative and less “cleaning.” And it’s much easier to do it now rather...

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Log and Timber Home Show at Marlboro, Mass.

We'll be at the Log and Timber Home Show at Marlboro, Mass. We invite you to come by our booth and introduce yourself! Here are some great reasons to attend the show! So you’re planning your dream log home. All of a sudden, reality hits and you’re faced with a barrage...

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Honest Abe Living Aug. – Sept. Issue

Honest Abe Living’s August/September issue features an inspiring new timber frame home custom designed, manufactured and built by Honest Abe. You’ll see photos, read the owner’s story and review the floor plan. Also in this issue are tips from a customer who has built...

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New Office Opens in New England

New Office Opens in New England

Meet Gary Plante, owner of Cedar Hill Log Homes and Cedar Hill Realty Born and raised in Attleboro, Massachusetts, Gary Plante found a way to assemble a lot of his passions when he moved to Cedar Hill Road more than a decade ago with his Real Estate License in hand....

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Buying Home Cheaper than Renting

Buying Home Cheaper than Renting

The results of the latest Rent vs. Buy Report from Trulia show that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States. The updated numbers actually show that the range is an...

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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...

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