Categories for Headstone

How To Clean A Bronze Plaque Grave Marker

April 13, 2023

How To Clean A Bronze Plaque Grave Marker If you have a bronze plaque grave marker, it is important to clean it regularly so that the bronze will last for as long as possible. The process of cleaning a bronze plaque is relatively simple and will keep it looking beautiful over time! Washing A bronze headstone is a beautiful way to memorialize your loved one. However, like any other metal plaque, it can begin to tarnish over time. Regular cleaning will keep your memorial marker looking pristine. Use a mild soap mixture (Example: Ivory(r) dish soap or Simple Green(r)) to scrub... View Article

Choosing The Right Memorial Photo For A Headstone

March 30, 2023

Choosing The Right Memorial Photo For A Headstone Choosing the right memorial photo for a headstone is a big decision. You want to choose the photo that is the most tasteful, respectful and reflects who your loved one was. Many cemeteries have specific rules and restrictions for headstones, so be sure to work with your funeral home or cemetery before you start the process. Aesthetics When choosing the right memorial photo for a headstone, it is important to keep aesthetics in mind. The background of a photo is often an important part of the image, and a cluttered or busy background... View Article

3 Signs A Gravestone Needs Restoration

March 9, 2023

  3 Signs A Gravestone Needs Restoration While gravestones are meant to last for many years, they can become worn out with time. Some of the most obvious signs a gravestone needs restoration are chips or cracks. This could be due to constant exposure to the elements or unintended damages during cemetery maintenance. Luckily, restoration services every few years will help preserve your loved one’s gravestone. 1. Chips Or Cracks As a final tribute to a loved one, caring for a gravestone is a great way to show your love. However, as long as a gravestone is exposed to the... View Article

Tips For Decorating A Grave Of A Loved One

March 9, 2023

  Tips For Decorating A Grave Of A Loved One Decorating a grave of a loved one is something that many families do to honor their memory. When choosing decorations for a grave, consider the deceased’s taste and preferences. There are often plenty of options for decoration, so it’s important to choose the right ones. Flowers Fresh flowers are a classic way to decorate a grave of a loved one. They add a touch of warmth and color to the grave site, which is a comforting reminder that your loved one is still nearby. Forget-me-nots, gladioli, and tulips are all... View Article

Headstone Etching or Headstone Engraving?

January 20, 2023

A headstone is a very personal thing. It can reflect the life of the person who has passed and the person they were. When it comes to designing your own headstone or that of someone you love, you can do many things to make it personal. What Is Headstone Engraving? Engraving is a process by which pieces of the stone are chipped away or engraved so that the text or picture is sunken into the stone. This is often use when you are doing things like the names and dates of birth and death for the person that the stone... View Article

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