Frequently Asked Questions about Memorials
How long does it take to make a memorial?
Usually six to eight weeks. Highly customized memorials may take eight to ten months or longer.
After a loss when should the memorial process start?
When one feels emotionally ready to begin the process.
How long does it take to perform engraving a name or date on an existing monument?
We perform all our own engravings, and it usually takes about six to eight weeks depending on weather conditions.
If a loved one passes away in the winter months does a family wait until Spring in order to place a memorial or engraving order?
No, it is always best to place your order as soon as a family is ready to do so regardless of the winter conditions. Our work will then commence and all drawing and layouts can be completed.
What if a family is experiencing a loss for the first time and needs guidance?
We are a family run operation, and have personally experienced losses in our family. Our office is here to help answer any questions one may have and offer guidance in this most difficult process.
What is your payment process and what is accepted?
A fifty percent deposit is normally required. We accept all major credit cards, checks or cash.
What is the length of time it takes to get a name engraved on a memorial?
Depending on the weather, four to eight weeks.