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What Is a Cemetery Vault?

September 30, 2021

If you’re handling the death of a loved one for the first time, the sheer number of details and options can be overwhelming. For people who have never had to deal with funeral arrangements before, every new discovery can lead to a new set of questions. When you’re deciding how to handle the deceased’s remains, you may be required to purchase a cemetery or burial vault. What is a cemetery vault, and what are they made of? Why do you need one? Read on for an overview of cemetery vaults and why most cemeteries require them. What is a cemetery... View Article

How to Plan for Family Plots or Companion Gravestones

August 11, 2021

Planning for end-of-life services can be a difficult subject to tackle, but it is always better to be prepared for when the inevitable happens rather than trying to plan for it when suffering through grief. When taking on this kind of planning, it might be helpful to consider companion headstones or family burial plots. With companion or family plots, you can plan to keep the family together even after death. For surviving family members, having a family plot can be helpful to have a place to grieve and visit multiple family members at once. It can also be helpful to... View Article

10 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Cemetery

June 23, 2021

If you’re choosing a cemetery burial as a final resting place for you or a loved one, it’s advisable to compare a few cemeteries by visiting them and inquiring about costs and options. Here are a few things to keep in mind when choosing a cemetery. How much does the plot cost? This is probably the most common question for any significant expense, but it’s important to ask about any potential additional fees. Hidden fees may be charged for opening and closing the grave, as well as for maintenance. What are the available options for plots? Cemeteries will likely offer... View Article

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