Choosing Your Flat Headstones at American Headstones
Losing a loved one is difficult for anyone. In addition to the sadness, unfortunately other things require your attention. This includes arranging for services, selecting a burial plot and choosing a proper headstone. When loosing a loved one in Los Angeles California you need to look into the cemetery restrictions. Due to cemetery restrictions, many Los Angeles, California cemeteries are allowing only flat headstones to be placed on grave sites. This requirement allows them to easily mow the grounds and keep the area in pristine condition. There may also be other restrictions regarding colors, size and marker materials. Always check this out prior to selecting a headstone.
American Headstones Company offers a wide range of choices in flat headstones and is conscious of any special requirements you may have. As a result, we offer an extensive array of colors, types, designs and engravings.
Many people choose to attach a picture of their loved on the headstone. This picture can be a portrait, one showing a sports event or anything deemed appropriate. We carefully encase it in porcelain and fire it on a porcelain base. This tribute will last forever regardless of the weather.
Clipart has become very popular as part of the headstone memorial. It can signify a special interest the beloved one may have had and can include things such as a baseball, horse, flowers, angels and many others.
Poems, sayings or words that have a special meaning can also be artfully engraved. The opportunities are endless in obtaining a lasting memorial to someone who will always have a place in your heart.
American Headstones is proud of its record of furnishing headstones for every nationality. This means that it can be engraved in any language that has meaning for the loved one and their immediate family. This has proved a popular memorial for the many cultures that reside in the Los Angeles area.
Only the highest quality granite, which is highly polished to obtain the best over-all appearance, is used in constructing these headstones. It is also possible to have an outstanding brass plaque fastened to the granite base. Our brass plaques are of the best quality available and will retain their bright color thorough the hot sun of Southern California.
Placing the proper headstone on a loved one's grave provides a lasting memorial that is timeless and acknowledges the place the deceased has had in your life. For more information, contact American Headstones Company today and we will be happy to explain the many choices that will fit your particular situation.