How To Choose A Funeral Home


Have you given thought to planning your funeral? Well, it is a sure way to give your family peace of mind once you pass away. The funeral home is an essential consideration when planning the ceremony. Read this article to learn how to choose a funeral home.  Location Two factors come into play when deciding the location of the funeral home. It could either be near your home or final resting place.

24 June 2020

How to select the perfect headstone


When you need to choose a headstone it is often difficult to know what choices you should make or even where to start looking for ideas. At a time of loss, you don't want to spend hours searching for information, and you really don't have to do that. There are only three things that you need to consider to achieve the perfect headstone for your loved one. You must consider the shape of the stone, the material from which it is made, and what inscription you want to be added to the stone.

21 May 2020

Two Tips for Those Whose Relative’s Funeral Has Coincided with a Pandemic


If your relative's funeral happens to have coincided with a serious outbreak, these tips should help you and everyone else who attends it to stay safe. Check if the funeral home can supply a microphone for the burial Normally, when burials occur, people huddle around the grave whilst the deceased's relatives say a few words about the deceased and lay mementoes on the coffin. However, it might not be possible for those who come to your relative's funeral to stand close together when the burial occurs, due to the need for social distancing measures to be taken.

14 May 2020

Are you considering arranging a cremation?


If you need to arrange the funeral service of a departed loved one, you might be planning a traditional burial or you might be considering the advantages of cremation instead. Cremation services are becoming increasingly popular in Australia as families come to appreciate what they can offer. Here is everything you need to know about how cremation services work and why they might be the right choice for you. What is cremation?

12 February 2020

What to Know about Wood Caskets for Sustainable Funerals


One of the leading trends in funeral preparation is to go with a green or sustainable funeral. This means creating and preparing for a funeral that is as Earth-friendly as possible. One of the ways to do this is to choose a casket for sale that is made of sustainable materials. You can do this with wood-based caskets. If you have not considered this option, here are some things to know about choosing this style and how it can benefit your sustainable funeral plan.

10 February 2020

Why Memorials Are Growing In Popularity Over Traditional Funerals


Everyone deals with a death in their own way and it can be hard to manage all these reactions in the time before a funeral. Funerals have long been the only way in which close family and friends know how to celebrate the life of the deceased but there is a new trend that is increasingly popular. Memorials are a great way of allowing a little more time for fresh wounds to heal and for the family and close friends to prepare for the day more effectively.

30 January 2020

What Are Cemetery Monuments?


A cemetery monument, also sometimes referred to as a cemetery memorial, acts as a lasting reference for the loss of a loved one. Family and friends of the deceased will often use a monument as a way of beginning the healing process and as a long-term way of accepting the loss and be able to move forward. Cemetery monuments When someone dies, it can have a devastating effect on people close by.

29 January 2020