Photo of burial monuments in Columbia Gardens Cemetery
Civic Monuments, Cleaning & Preserving Headstones, headstone care and maintenance, Headstones & Memorials, Mausoleums, Military

Gravesite and Monument Maintenance

When you first put a loved one to rest you can often be too lost in the grief of moment to consider the maintenance needs of their gravesite and burial monument in the years to come. While the most common types of memorial markers are built to last for the span of many lifetimes, this does not necessarily mean that…

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Memorial vase at base of headstone
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Your Guide to Memorial Vase Options

Graves that don’t have vases often make cemetery visitors who bring fresh or artificial flowers uncomfortable and frustrated during their visit. Without a vase, they usually have to place fresh flowers on the grave and the flowers then wilt rapidly without access to water. Even if a visitor brings a portable vase, high winds can tip it over and cause…

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Civic Monuments, Headstones & Memorials, Mausoleums, Military

Choosing and designing a burial monument

From the ancient days in Egypt when Pharaohs were entombed in the great pyramids, to the national cemeteries memorializing today’s veterans and historical figures, burial monuments have been and still are an important part of our memorial process. Though you may not be looking to install something as large and extravagant as a pyramid, there are many different options for…

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