Blog

Pets become family. Anyone who has adopted a puppy as a child, fed a stray cat that became a permanent friend, or sheltered a loving animal in their home knows this to be true. Along the way, our pets become a vital piece in the...

Modern headstones often display images alongside the epitaph. Likenesses of the deceased can even appear as detailed as a photograph. Headstone artwork can express sentiment just as clearly as words. Use images or symbols that reflect your loved one’s impact in this world. Highlight his...

One of the more popular cemetery memorials is the double headstone design. Companion headstones are appropriate for couples, families, or other types of close relationships. However, many people have questions regarding headstone designs for couples. Whose names should you put on a memorial? What do you...

Throughout mankind's history, we have marked the graves of our loved ones. We know this because a large number of these markers still stand thousands of years after they were placed. Whether it is a pile of stones, a simple wooden cross, or a towering...

By designing your headstone in advance, you can specify the details so that your family knows it looks the way you like. Also, by letting your family know how you'd like your headstone design to look, things will be less stressful during a difficult emotional...

Whether it's a simple wooden cross or an elaborate pyramid, people have memorialized their loved ones throughout history. We have an innate need to mark the passing of those that have gone before us. Because there is a lot of emotion involved when you select...

Many times parents struggle with the design of an infant headstone. How can any epitaph fully memorialize a little one? Yet, an infant headstone can have great meaning and provides a way to remember a life lost too soon. One thing to remember about infant headstones...

Personalized landscaping stones draw the eye and brighten any landscaped area. You can capitalize on the raw beauty of the stone, or have it shaped into just about anything your mind can imagine. For the truly unique, consider etching an image or a saying into the...

Our dogs are our companions and often viewed as extended family members. Therefore, when a dog passes away, many find that placing a memorial helps them with the grieving process. Honoring your friend can take several different forms including pictures, donations, and pet memorial stones. Memorial Stones for...

An epitaph is a quote or saying inscribed on a memorial to serve as a tribute to a departed loved one. This is often done on a headstone or gravestone. It is also a meaningful way to show others the significance of your relationship to...