Categories for Headstone

FAQs About Memorial Stones

December 28, 2020

When a loved one passes away, it can feel like a complete whirlwind. Coming to terms with their loss is challenging enough, but if you’re put in charge of making the arrangements, things can get that much more complicated. Organizing a memorial service is a big task, and your responsibilities beyond that might even include selecting and ordering a memorial stone. While some people choose these ahead of time or convey their wishes in their wills, oftentimes it’s up to the family to make selections. Knowing how to pick one out and what to put on headstones in Phillipsburg, NJ... View Article

Tips for Selecting the Right Kind of Monument Headstone

November 10, 2020

The process of choosing a monument headstone can be rather overwhelming, especially when you consider the sheer number of choices available on the market. When you add this to the fact that, for many people, the choice of a monument comes during a period of loss and emotional strife, it can be difficult to get through the process in an efficient, non-stressful manner. To make the process a bit easier for you, we’ve gathered some tips for selecting quality cemetery monuments for gravesites in Phillipsburg, NJ. Here are just a few of the things you’ll want to consider in making... View Article

How Long Can I Expect It to Take to Make a Memorial or Headstone?

October 27, 2020

A common question people have when purchasing memorials or headstones for gravesites is how long they can expect it to take for the work on the headstone to be completed. There is no single overarching answer here, because there are so many different types of headstones and memorials, meaning the estimated time for you might be totally different than for someone else. On top of this, the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the logistics of headstone manufacturing, and custom monument production is taking a bit longer than usual due to these circumstances. Here’s a quick overview of some of the factors... View Article

What’s Involved in Headstone Restoration?

August 4, 2020

Headstones are built with materials that are designed to hold up over long periods of time. However, all headstones will eventually start to see some wear and deterioration, especially those that are decades old and have been sitting out in the elements through all that time. If you wish to restore a headstone, it is important to follow the proper steps to get it done safely and correctly to preserve the quality of the monument for decades to come. Here’s a quick overview of the steps you should follow for headstone restoration in Phillipsburg, NJ: Carefully evaluate the existing headstone:... View Article

FAQs Regarding Grave Markers and Headstones

July 21, 2020

The process of planning a funeral and burial can be overwhelming for family members who have very recently experienced a significant loss. One of the many considerations family members of the deceased will need to take into account (if they weren’t left any instructions in the matter) is the grave marker or headstone used at the cemetery plot. Here’s a quick overview of some of the questions we most frequently receive about grave markers and headstones in Phillipsburg, NJ. How much does a headstone cost? The cost will vary widely depending on the kind of material and the type of... View Article

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