Headstone Restoration

While headstones are made of very durable materials and are meant to last a long time, they do eventually get some wear and tear and can break or crumble. To preserve this memorial to your loved one, it is a good idea to look after the headstones semi-regularly. Once the damage becomes severe enough, it’s…

Creating a Personalized Headstone

There are numerous ways to personalize a headstone either for yourself or for a loved one who has passed. From shape to inscriptions, it is easy to leave a personal touch on a headstone. Colour Granite is available in a variety of colours, so you can choose a favourite colour or one that is more…

What Do Home Nurses Do?

Home nurses are a necessary health care sector for a number of reasons, though the main motivations when choosing a home nurse are independence and regular health maintenance. Home nurses perform a wide variety of tasks in their day-to-day functions and are as involved with the families of their patients as they are with their…

How Granite Headstones are Made

Every granite headstone begins its life at a quarry. Quarrymen use a pneumatic drill to bore vertical holes into bedrock along a cut line that is usually 20 ft deep. To cut granite blacks from the bedrock, they then use large steel bits with teeth to cut into the core of the rock. These blocks…

Benefits of In-Home Care Services for You and Your Loved One

Aging is a scary thing for all of us; lost independence, worsening health, and the passing of lifelong friends are all struggles that seniors endure as they reach their elder years. For many, their quality of life goes downhill quickly once they begin to struggle with every-day tasks such as cleaning, cooking, and bathing on…

The Different Types of Memorials

When it comes to commemorating a loved one, there are many options to choose from, from upright headstones to benches to plaques to flat grave markers. Since you’ll be suffering from extreme grief and mourning when the time comes to bury a family member or friend, knowing the different types of memorials beforehand can help…