Rain Gardens are Both Functional and Beautiful

Rain Gardens are Both Functional and Beautiful

A Rain Garden is a landscape depression that can be filled with moisture-loving plants. Hidden beneath the pretty plants is a natural storm water treatment system that allows 30% more water to infiltrate into the ground. This reduces the amount of water from flowing...
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 Plante to...
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...
What Makes A Home More Beautiful

What Makes A Home More Beautiful

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...