Lettering on headstones in Eastham, coupled with a carefully chosen headstone, is the perfect tribute to a lost loved one. Choosing a headstone can be challenging, and once you have made your decision, the lettering also needs careful consideration. The type of lettering should also be considered. Both the font and the size will play a role in the type of lettering for the headstone. If you are uncertain about what would be the most appropriate lettering for the headstone, speak to our team of experts at Birkenhead Monumental.
We have over 50 years of experience in the business. In Eastham, lettering on headstones is an area we can provide guidance and suggestions. We are aware of the regulations of cemeteries and councils, and can advise on the type of lettering best suited for your chosen headstone. Once you have decided on the wording for the inscription, the lettering is the next decision to be made. The font chosen will play a significant role in the overall look and feel of the headstone. There are a number of different fonts to choose from, but the most popular, and easy to read fonts are the italic, Roman font and the Old English font. Each is neat and precise, and makes for easy reading. The more decorated or involved looking fonts are not suitable for the lettering on a headstone as they are difficult to read and also time consuming to etch. The lettering style shouldn’t be confused with the font, and there are also a number of lettering style from which to choose.
Lettering on headstones in Eastham can be done by the headstone provider. Contact Birkenhead Monumental today if you would like to find out more about our lettering service. We also provide carefully hand crafted memorials and headstones, made to your specifications. Other than providing first class lettering services, we also offer a restoration and cleaning headstone service. We pride ourselves on our workmanship, customer service and fair prices, and we stand by our reputation. We are also members of BRAMM, our trade association.