Expert memorial stonemasons crafting quality cremation memorials
Cardiff, Cwmbran, South Wales & beyond
We also realise that it can be challenging knowing where to begin.
With a vast range of styles, materials, inscription fonts and bespoke detailing options to choose from, as well as cemetery rules to abide by, our compassionate team of memorialisation experts here at Mossfords are ready to guide you every step of the way through the cremation memorial selection process.
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Cremation Memorial Styles
We offer a wide range of cremation memorial styles, including:
Book Cremation Memorials
Heart Cremation Memorials
Desk Cremation Memorials
Scroll Desk Cremation Memorials
Tablet Cremation Memorials
Raised Desk Cremation Memorials
Choosing The Perfect Cremation Memorial
Our vast range of cremation memorial styles coupled with our bespoke masonry craftsmanship provides the perfect way to preserve the memory of a loved one.
For over 200 years, we at Mossfords have served families across South Wales and beyond with memorial showrooms in Cardiff and Cwmbran, from where we offer our expertise and quality memorial services.
If you would like to learn more about our cremation memorials or discuss a bespoke design in more detail, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our friendly team.
Cremation Memorial Materials And Colours
Each cremation memorial material has its unique benefits – be it aesthetic appeal, durability, or minimal maintenance that is required.
Please note that these material and colour examples should be used as a guide only.
The high quality materials that we use are naturally sourced materials, therefore we can expect each cremation memorial to be unique with a colour, shade and pattern that slightly differs to the next.
Popular Cremation Memorial Materials:
Forest of Dean Stone
Popular Cremation Memorial Colours:
Below you can view an indication of the various colours and shades that are available in our granite and natural stone materials.
Yellow (York Stone)
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Why Choose Us For Your Cremation Memorial?
2. Unrivalled craftsmanship & ability to create bespoke memorials
3. Over 200 years industry experience
4. Our 30 years memorial guarantee
5. Our Price Promise
6. BRAMM accredited
7. Vast selection of materials, colours & styles
8. Our Aftercare Services – Memorial Maintenance, Insurance etc.
9. Home Visit or Collection Service available
Cremation Memorial Installation Services
With extensive knowledge of cemeteries in Cardiff, Cwmbran, and surrounding areas of South Wales, we’re well positioned to offer expert advice and guidance with regards to which types of cremation memorials are suitable for certain cemeteries and churchyards across the South Wales region.
Our professional cremation memorial installation service allows you to relax in the knowledge that your memorial of choice is carefully installed to the highest possible standard.
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Home Visit or Collection Service
We understand that it may be difficult for some customers to attend our memorial showroom, so to help address this we offer our Home Visit Service and our Collection Service.
These services help ensure all customers have the opportunity to browse our vast cremation memorial options while discussing all details with one of our expert advisors.
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Cremation Memorial FAQs
How Do I Choose A Cremation Memorial?
Many of our customers find that requesting to download our brochure is a great place to start as this provides plenty of cremation memorial styles, materials, and examples to help narrow down your memorial search.
Browsing cremation memorials at your local cemetery and online, or simply booking an appointment to speak through your options in detail with one of our advisors and to view them in person will also help you come to a suitable decision when considering your cremation memorial options.
What Types of Cremation Memorials Do You Offer?
Popular cremation memorial types include books, scrolls, desks, hearts, raised desks, and tablets.
You are welcome to present us with an example of a cremation memorial type that you have seen and we would be able to craft that particular design for you.
What Should I Look For When Choosing A Memorial Stonemason?
We would suggest that you research their monumental stonemasonry experience, accreditations, craftsmanship, quality of product, and knowledge of the specific cemetery you are purchasing a cremation memorial for. You want to feel confident and trusting in their masonry ability, as well as comfortable on a personal level – you can gauge this during your initial meets with their family advisors.
Furthermore, you will be expected to pay a deposit when you place your order, meaning it’s vital that you have complete confidence in the memorial stonemasons ability to complete the memorial in your local memorial ground and remain in business so that you don’t end up in the unfortunate position of losing your deposit.
Choosing to go direct to an experienced and well established memorial mason rather than through an agent (such as a funeral director or other middle provider) will also allow you to communicate directly with the masons who are carving your memorial and may potentially help you avoid any additional costs that may have otherwise been involved, such as commissions or extra charges a “middle-party” may apply.
Ultimately, you will benefit from peace of mind by choosing a long established memorial stonemason with a strong reputation.
Can You Help Me Choose A Cremation Memorial?
With engraving, fine etching and even bespoke Swarovski crystal designs available to beautifully finish the cremation memorial, there are certainly plenty of options that we can discuss with you.
What Is The Best Material For A Cremation Memorial?
How Long Should I Wait Before Getting A Cremation Memorial?
Unlike other memorials that may require many months of waiting, cremation memorials can often be installed much sooner. Some cemeteries may even allow cremation memorials to be installed immediately after the plot purchase has been confirmed.
With that said, you may still be well advised to take plenty of time to thoroughly consider the cremation memorial you would like to choose.
There is certainly no rush and you want to ensure you make the best decision with regards to the style, material and any inscription, etching or design additions.
Can I Choose A Cremation Memorial That Isn’t In Your Brochure?
How Long Does It Take For A Cremation Memorial To Be Made?
The timeframe will also depend on the current supply and demand of your chosen stone material – something that is often out of our control – so for a more accurate answer you will be best served by asking for an up-to-date estimated lead time at the time of order. We will always be transparent and will do our very best to provide you with a wait time that is as accurate as possible.
Can I Add Something To An Existing Cremation Memorial?
What Is The Average Cost Of A Cremation Memorial?
One thing we can confirm upfront is our price promise – we are confident that our prices are the most competitive around and offer a discount should a customer find the same quality product elsewhere, so long as it’s supplied by a recognised and reputable memorial mason or funeral director.