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Civic Monuments, Custom Headstone Design, grave markers, Headstones & Memorials, natural stone, natural stone monuments

Custom headstones: A Natural History

Nothing looks quite like natural stone for a burial monument. The glossy surface, the play of color, the intricate patterns… but what’s the story behind these headstones? Granite Granite is a common rock and frequently used for gravestones. It’s an intrusive igneous rock, meaning it is cooled from magma (underground lava) deep below the earth’s surface. Like all rocks, it…

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Civic Monuments, Custom Headstone Design, grave markers, headstone engraving, headstone installation, Headstones & Memorials

When is it Time to Add the Burial Monument? 4 Reasons to Wait

The final step of laying your loved one to rest is by placing a burial monument on their resting place. A monument offers closure to the relatives and friends, in knowing that they will have a physical place to remember their loved one. During such moments, determining the right time to add a burial monument can be challenging. However, here…

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Civic Monuments, Custom Headstone Design, grave markers, headstone care and maintenance, headstone engraving, headstone installation, Headstones & Memorials, Mausoleums

What You Need to Know About Headstone Installation

Installing a headstone is among the best ways of honoring a deceased loved one. Although installing it is an important aspect of honoring a departed relative, there are many important things one needs to understand about headstone installation. Here is what you need to know about the installation process of headstones. Understand the cemetery regulations first Each cemetery has a…

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