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May 25, 2021
headstone inscriptions

All about headstone Inscriptions

Choosing the type of fonts can really set the tone of a memorial. Most inscriptions are usually set in a bold serif font suchas Times New Roman, Goudy Old Style or Bookman Demi with an average height 40-50mm for the names and around20mm (minimum of 15mm) for the body text. […]
May 10, 2020
Artinstone Granite headstone Selection process

Pitting on Granite Headstones

Northland headstone companies aim to provide the highest quality granites.   Nevertheless, when purchasing a headstone, check to see there is no pitting on the surface of the granite.   If you stand so that light is reflecting off the stone you might be able to see the tiny pit holes.  This […]