Headstone & Grave Marker Information, Guidance and Tips
Headstones are available today in a variety of styles and colors to meet just about every memorial need. Bronze headstones feature a beautifully engraved bronze plaque mounted to a sturdy granite base. Granite headstones are an age-old tradition featuring luxurious designs and customized lettering.
Both styles of headstones are common and beautiful they are also called grave markers or grave stones (gravestones), and are available as individual size grave markers, companion grave markers and in sizes suitable for infants and children. All gravestones can be designed to accommodate a beautiful bronze vase that is optional with every purchase.
The history of the tradition of any headstone is long and rich and, therefore, headstones are known by many other names that have gone in an out of popular usage over the years. All of the following terms refer to the same headstone products listed in this section: headstones, grave marker, tombstones, flat headstones, companion headstones, headstone for two, double deep marker, vertical double headstone, veterans marker, memorial marker, memorial headstone, gravestones and even family marker.