A life well-lived can be described using various symbols. Often a cross or birds are added to gravestones, but decorations can also convey a loved one’s hobbies or their life’s work. Decoration can be added by engraving or gilding, sand-blasting or adding bronze decorations to the stone.
The Gravestone Guide contains lots of tips on choosing and maintaining a gravestone. It explains the history of gravestones in more detail and describes the types of stones and their features. The Gravestone Guide also features a collection of topical articles and news.