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How Does A Memorial Provider Impact Headstone Cost And Quality?

April 28, 2022

As a reputable headstone maker, in our opinion, one of the best ways to cherish and remembera life well-lived is through the incorporation of a headstone into the final resting place of your loved one. Falling into the hands of an unprofessional memorial company often results in numerous quality issues and unplanned costs, which ultimately … Continue reading “How Does A Memorial Provider Impact Headstone Cost And Quality?”

Types of Granite Headstones You Can Choose From

March 31, 2022

Granite is one of the most common stones used in cemetery markets. If you invest in high-quality granite, you can rest assured that it will never deteriorate. At Summit Memorials, we ensure that our monuments will last for a lifetime. We provide a written guarantee that states that the granite will never crack or deteriorate … Continue reading “Types of Granite Headstones You Can Choose From”

Reasons To Order A Headstone In Winter

March 17, 2022

Memorials are a special way to cherish the time you spent with the deceased. Hence, many people end up going all out when designing a headstone . However, people often refrain from ordering memorials for their loved ones in the winter due to the harsh Canadian winter making monument installation nearly impossible. Even if your … Continue reading “Reasons To Order A Headstone In Winter”

How To Protect A Gravestone During The Winter

March 11, 2022

Harsh weather conditions can have a detrimental effect on a memorial or a headstone; hence, proper headstone maintenance and headstone cleaning at least twice a year is crucial. Many people shy away from getting headstone maintenance services since they believe that the headstone will have to be uninstalled and taken to a maintenance facility. However, … Continue reading “How To Protect A Gravestone During The Winter”

4 Signs A Headstone Needs Repair

February 25, 2022

There is no better way to say goodbye to your loved ones than by creating a beautiful and fitting headstone for them. Many religions encourage visiting your loved ones at their grave and ensuring that future generations get enough insight into who lies there, making it important to invest in designing a well-put and durable … Continue reading “4 Signs A Headstone Needs Repair”

Ideas for Personalizing Your Loved One’s Memorial

February 16, 2022

The end of your loved one’s life should be a reflection of their life. Moreover, memorials are an important part of a grieving process that gives the family of the deceased a way to celebrate the life that their loved one lived. While planning the services, most families and friends seek certain ways to make … Continue reading “Ideas for Personalizing Your Loved One’s Memorial”

Types Of Accessories You Can Use With Monuments

February 10, 2022

Losing family members and friends to death is one of the most bitter realities of this world. Saying goodbye to our loved ones is not easy. However, one final farewell is important for closure. Closure is important to help you transition into a life without the deceased. Grief always accompanies loss, and you don’t have … Continue reading “Types Of Accessories You Can Use With Monuments”

How To Spot Low Quality Headstones

February 3, 2022

Memorials have been used to commemorate individuals or events for as long as humans have existed. Headstones and memorials provide a means to express your love for the departure of a friend or family member. It fulfils the human need to have a tangible expression of the years spent with the deceased. However, like many … Continue reading “How To Spot Low Quality Headstones”

Why Should You Put In The Extra Effort And Time When Designing And Purchasing A Headstone?

January 28, 2022

When a loved one passes away, there are a lot of decisions that have to be made in a short amount of time. However, selecting a headstone that will represent their final resting place shouldn’t be one of them. Many people don’t understand the importance of a memorial or a headstone. A headstone not only … Continue reading “Why Should You Put In The Extra Effort And Time When Designing And Purchasing A Headstone?”

Best Materials Used For Making Memorial Headstones

January 19, 2022

For centuries, headstones have been used to commemorate or honour a loved one who has passed away. A headstone is used as a generic term to refer to any stone-made memorial for a grave. Many people opt for different types of headstones depending on their culture, preferences and the type of memorial they want to … Continue reading “Best Materials Used For Making Memorial Headstones”

What You Need to Know About Making Additions To An Existing Memorial

January 13, 2022

A headstone or a memorial is a way to eternalize the deceased. This is why many people try their best to make the memorial of their loved ones special by adding meaningful elements. However, it is very much possible that you were either not in the right state of mind at the time of the … Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Making Additions To An Existing Memorial”

How To Do A Proper Monument Rubbing

January 6, 2022

Headstone rubbing is a great way to preserve even hard-to-read headstones. This method is usually used by family history researchers as a way of preserving the inscriptions on the tombstone. However, there are a few individuals who consider grave rubbing a hobby. It is a way to create an impression of the headstone on paper … Continue reading “How To Do A Proper Monument Rubbing”

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