What is a flat grave marker called?

Headstone – a flat, stab-like stone grave marker placed at the held end of a grave.

How much are small flat headstones?

Flat Grave Markers

Size (Inches) Gray | China Rose India Red | Multi Red | Tropical Green
Individual 20″ x 10″ x 3″ $379.00 $469.00
Individual 24″ x 12″ x 4″ $499.00 $599.00
Individual 28″ x 16″ x 4″ $749.00 $929.00
Companion 36″ x 12″ x 4″ $799.00 $999.00

What is the size of a single headstone?

Granite is much harder than marble and will stand the test of time. A standard single monument is 24″ X 6″ X 20″ with a base of 42″ X 12″ X 6″. Single monuments can be ordered in different sizes, prices may vary. Check with your cemetery for any size restrictions.

Can you put your own headstone on a grave?

Every cemetery has their own set of headstone rules and restrictions, so you’ll want to make sure they’ll accept a homemade headstone on the grave itself. If you don’t feel that you have the skills or time (or desire!) to make a custom DIY headstone, you can always find affordable options on Ever Loved.

What size are flat headstones?

In general, most flat grave markers come in standard sizes, anywhere from 24 inches by 12 inches, 28 inches by 16 inches, or 18 inches by 24 inches for a single marker. If placing flat markers on companion graves, the standard sizes are typically around 36 inches by 18 inches or 48 inches by 14 inches.

What is a flush headstone?

Flush marker graves are characterized by the placement of a ground-level marker memorializing your loved ones. This can be a beautiful option for ensuring the love of those who have passed lives on in the future. Flush to the ground markers come in various sizes and can be made of either granite or bronze.

What size headstone do I need?

A standard size for a single grave is 24” by 12”, although 28” by 16” is used for more elaborate single headstones or double depth graves where 2 names need to be inscribed on one headstone. For a companion grave marker that sits centered over 2 side by side graves, the typical dimensions are 36” by 18” or 44” by 14”.