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Cremation Urns 

With the growing number of families choosing cremation, manufacturers have responded by developing an extensive number of offerings. Every year, new styles of cremation urns become available.

We provide a number of these cremation urns in popular styles fabricated in wood, marble, ceramic, bronze and other new materials. And our collection of uniquely designed biodegradable urns offers environmentally-conscious families choosing to scatter the ashes of a loved one many affordable alternatives.

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Various Full-sized Cremation Urn Types

Full-size cremation urns are the right choice when you want to put the entire volume of cremains or ashes a single urn. Typically, these urns hold between 200 to 220 cubic inches of cremains--the volume of cremains resulting from the cremation of a full-size human adult. Full-size urns are available for sale in several different materials. The most common materials are wood, metal, glass, ceramic, pottery and stone.

Keepsake Cremation Urns

Keepsake urns for cremains or ashes are sized to hold just a small portion of cremains—typically from 1 to 5 cubic inches. The small urns are the right choice for sharing the cremains among many friends and family. They are also used to retain some of the cremains for possible future use after an ash scattering service or burial such as using a tiny amount to make a beautiful cremation pendant.

Biodegradable Urns

In the market, there are two types of biodegradable urns, a water urn or an earth urn. With water biodegradable urns, once the urn comes in contact with the water it will float for a brief period and then will sink into the water in a graceful manner. These water biodegradable urns are made from natural materials such as recycled paper, gelatin, sand and rock salt.

The earth biodegradable urns will degrade over time in the soil. Such an urn will degrade completely in about a year or less depending on the climate and moisture level of the grounds. These earth biodegradable urns are made from environmentally friendly and non-toxic materials. In making such urns, no harmful chemicals or plastics are used.

You can also use a biodegradable urn if you wish to travel with the cremation ashes of the deceased. According to the ways to travel with cremated remains or ashes provided by the TSA, it is essential to take ashes in a container made of a scan-able material so that it can be easily x-rayed. A biodegradable urn will easily pass through security x-ray technology used at an airport. This means you can easily travel with a biodegradable urn. 

Cremation Urn Materials

Bronze – Natural - Known for long lasting durability and decorative styling, bronze is one of the most valued materials used in crafting memorial urns.

Bronze – Fabricated - Like natural bronze, these urns are constructed of a precious material. They offer great value and can be personalized with appliqués or engraving.

Hardwood - These urns offer the natural appeal of solid hardwood. Some are simple in design while others are laser or hand carved to form three-dimensional reliefs. These artistic portraits are formed by layering carvings to form a variety of beautiful scenes. Hardwood urns are available in an assortment of styles, designs and finishes and can be personalized with simple or elaborate engraving.

Brass - These urns offer value because of their durability and price. They are available in a variety of colors, styles and designs.

Memory Chests - These dual purpose urns can be used to hold cremated remains with the included plastic insert. Or, use the memory chest to hold special keepsakes that invoke fond memories of your loved one. Bronze inserts are also available at an additional cost.

Stainless Steel & Pewter - With styles ranging from contemporary to traditional, these urns provide durability and strength. Their sleek, simple look is ideally suited for personalized engraving.

Crystal & Glass - Crystal urns are handcrafted in leaded crystal and finished with metallic paint to enhance the beauty. Glass urns are usually hand-blown and offer a contemporary and unique style. They vary in patterns and colors.

Porcelain & Ceramic - Porcelain urns are hand-painted with various images and designs. Some include the addition of gold trim. Ceramic urns are kiln fired and vary in patterns and colors.

Cloisonné - Offering vividly colorful designs gilded upon a solid copper core, these urns offers an artistic flair at a great value.

Marble – Solid - Offering a natural, long-lasting appeal, these urns are cut from a single block of marble. Made from a natural product, they offer unique striations and colors. The Floral Rose Collection is hand sculpted from white marble and available in a variety of styles and designs.

Marble – Cultured - These urns are crafted by mixing ground marble dust with epoxies. They offer strength and value in a variety of colors.

Clay – Hand painted resin cast from a handmade clay mold. Many of these urns contain a floral design inviting warming memories of a family treasure.

Composite – A solid surface composite with a blend of natural minerals. These urns are buffed and polished to create a gloss shine.

Biodegradable - For a natural return to the earth, these urns are handmade from sustainable resources. No trees are cut down to manufacture these products and they include a water-soluble, biodegradable bag.

Scattering Tubes - Simplify the scattering process for ashes with these biodegradable tubes. Each features a removable lid, “push in” tab to easily dispense the cremated remains into the wind, water or other location. They contain no metal or plastic components and can be recycled or composted after use.

Infant Urns - Smaller designs constructed of bronze, wood, glass or ceramic.

Temporary - Used for temporary shelter of cremated remains.Veteran’s Urns - All urns made in the United States to honor the ultimate sacrifice of our veterans. They can include full color military emblems and are constructed of wood, stainless steel or bronze.

Double Capacity - Larger design styles with a greater capacity to hold cremated remains. These urns are made from a variety of materials including bronze, hardwood and marble.

Urn Vaults - Some cemeteries require an urn vault when you elect to bury cremated remains. These urn vaults, constructed of polystyrene, protect the urn and help ensure the integrity of the ground.

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