It’s a stressful and sensitive time when a friend or relative has died and you need to make preparations for their funeral and burial. The best funeral homes recognise this and aim to help the whole process go as smoothly as possible and to help you remember your loved ones on your own terms.
Without further ado, from going over reviews and testimonials to understanding exactly what sort of wedding your loved one would have wanted and what services potential funeral homes offer, here’s how to pick the right funeral home.
Reviews and Testimonials
Given the current data and internet revolution, it’s never been easier to access and use reviews and testimonials to our benefit. When you’re looking into funeral home options, make sure you find out how long they’ve been providing their services. Use various review websites to get an idea of how they treat their customers, where their priorities lay and whether their expertise are applicable for you.
Normington & Sons, for example, we’re a family-run business and we’ve been providing our services since 1957. This means we’re very experienced and, being family run, we are more client-focused than our competitors and this is reflected in our
What Type of Funeral Do You Want?
It’s also important to have an idea of what sort of funeral you’d like for your loved one, or to consider what sort of funeral they’ve asked for or would have wanted. Whilst some may wish for traditional funerals, it’s become more common to have theme-specific funerals.
For example, here at
Normington & Sons, we can host eco-friendly funerals for those who are eco-conscious. Opting for a funeral house with bespoke, tailored services is a great way to make sure you’re paying for the funeral your loved one would have wanted.
What Services Are Provided?
It’s also important to consider the variety of services that funeral homes offer. Organising a funeral can be a stressful and time-consuming ordeal. Therefore, funeral homes with a diverse set of services covering as many areas as possible, whilst offering high quality execution, should be the aim.
For example, does the funeral home in question cover funeral transportation, coffins, coffin flowers or jewellery as well? These details are what make funerals so memorable so it’s important to carefully consider how they can contribute to the funeral you’re planning.
Normington & Sons, we understand that our clients are looking for a broad set of services, delivered at a high quality and with the client firmly in mind. Our family run business has over 60 years of experience in the industry and our experts are very well trained. If you have any questions about how our services can help you and your family then don’t hesitate to
get in touch with us by calling 01226 700 760 today!