It's interesting that there are five main factors that determine the price of a headstone. I think that remaining fairly simple in the design would be a good way to keep it inexpensive. It's definitely something to consider when planning out my dad's.
Hi Tyler. You're absolutely correct. The designs and artwork cut into the headstone often is one of the parts in the process that often drives the cost up much more. The other is simply the type of stone and where it comes from (which results in the different colors of stone you see). Thanks for the note!
I never would have thought that I would have a preference about my headstone. I think that I am too young to need to worry about that yet. However, I recently saw a picture of a dark black headstone that was really appealing to me. Maybe it was made of obsidian.
Thanks for sharing this simple guide! I'm surprised to know that artwork is a factor here. I never knew that one can place artwork on a gravestone. I'll be sure to check more into this.
My sister has been looking for a headstone, and I think that being able to get some tips would be good. I'm glad you talked about looking for the right size of headstone, which I think would be good. I'm going to have to see what headstones I can find, and figure out what I can do!
My husband's father recently passed away, and my husband is in charge of making the arrangements for his headstone. He was at a loss at this task, and couldn't even think of which aspects to consider. I appreciate this article listing 5 simple things that will affect the price and overall look of the headstone.
We will be celebrating our grandmother's death anniversary and my mom wanted a new headstone. It was explained here that we need to choose the size, color, and shape. Furthermore, it's advisable to go to professionals when considering headstones.