Caskets are the containers where the departed body in placed for viewings, burials and funeral services. If you intend on using a funeral home for the funeral service, speak with the director about leasing a funeral casket for observing purposes prior to a cremation.
Cost for funeral coffin rentals differ but typically fall in the$ 600 range. Dependant upon which type of funeral casket you want and the materials included, if you want to purchase a casket it can range between $395 and $8000 and all the way up to $20,000.
Caskets can be created of different materials, stainless, hardwood, copper, marble or bronze. The thickness and the quantity of metal employed to make the casket is what decides the value and the level of quality. Caskets also may come with an range of colors and forms of interiors.
Caskets are offered in non- protective and protective. Protective caskets imply that a rubber gasket is used to create a seal between the base of the casket and the lid. Gaskets are used to prevent the entrance of air, water and other substances from getting into the casket. Non- protective means there is not a seal and it is shut utilizing a hinge.
Currently the most popular caskets purchased is made of stainless steel. These are not more cost effective that the other materials but you can find them in a variety of colors and interiors. Wooden caskets come in a variety of different wood types –cherry, mahogany, walnut, poplar, and pine. Pressed wooden caskets can be found and are substantially cheaper than real wood. Wood coffins also come in a number of styles, colors and interiors.
Copper and bronze coffins come in two coatings: brushed and smooth. These caskets are provided with protective gaskets and are also found in a range of colors and interiors. They can range about $2,500-$6,000.
When choosing a funeral casket, examine the components, the inside, and handles. You Shouldn’t go with a funeral casket influenced by pressure from the funeral director or casket sales rep. Buy the best casket that you feel would be best for you and your family. Always make your mind up according to finances and particular needs in a coffin.
We can provide you with a pine casket