Forever In Our Hearts:Beautiful Words To Put On A Headstone

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Emily Hutton While we all know that no one can live forever, losing a loved one is never easy. Whether it’s sudden or something you’ve been expecting for a while now, nothing quite prepares you for the barrage of emotions that come on the day it finally happens. A well-thought-out headstone inscription is one way […]

Headstone Designs: What To Put & How To Make Them

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When a person is buried, their life is distilled into their headstone. That said, headstones are often an afterthought, considering all the preparations that need to be made when someone dies. Plus, not a lot of people know how to design a headstone that’s thoughtful and captures the essence of their deceased loved one.  That’s […]

How To Clean A Headstone: Marble, Granite & Bronze Care Guide

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Cleaning a headstone isn’t an easy task, especially if you’re not sure where to start. It’s important to know how to clean a headstone properly as it takes a lot of work to maintain it, and hiring someone to do it for you can be quite pricey.  Our guide will help you prepare the materials, […]

Decoding Headstone Symbols And Meanings

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If you have ever spent time in a cemetery or graveyard, you might have noticed that there are different symbols incorporated into headstone designs. While also decorative, there are also deeper hidden meanings to these cemetery symbols that point to the person’s life, passions, and impact on those left behind. Keep reading for a history […]

Top 6 Headstone Etiquette You Should Know About

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If a loved one has passed away, you might decide to have a headstone carved in their memory. This is a heartfelt memorial and a unique way to remember them and where they were laid to rest. However, it can be difficult if you don’t know how to go about it. Here, we provide an […]

Coins On Graves: What They Mean & Why People Put Them There

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The tradition of honoring the dead has existed since the beginning of our species. Many cultures throughout history had their own way of paying respects to those who have passed.  Today, we use flowers, candles, or other personal items placed on or near the graves of the deceased. Sometimes, you’ll even see people leave coins. […]