Since marble is vulnerable to wear and tear marble headstones that have cracks and signs of aging should be left as is because cleaning can weaken the marble further and result in more serious damage.
Black marble tombstones.
Sometimes you run into darker stones made of gabbro maybe a few sandstone markers but especially in more recent monuments marble and granite and other plutonic rocks rule the roost.
There are a few reasons for this.
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Gold leaf engraving will make any lettering stand out on this black background.
Saturate the marble headstone with clean water.
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Do not overlook this granite colour laser etching of family portraits goes smoothly onto this granite.
Black granite headstones are a classic beauty and mystery to the eyes of the beholder.
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The darker colors are better for laser etching with dark black granite being the best.
Marble deteriorates from acids that are prevalent in rain.
When used indoors for example inside a crypt or mausoleum marble can make for a very long lasting and beautiful design.
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Single upright monuments prices start at 1 950 00 and double upright monument prices start at 2 500 00.
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Because marble is a crystalline metamorphosed limestone composed primarily of calcite and dolomite it is more susceptible to erosion and decomposition due to exposure.
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If the marble headstone is in good condition proceed to the next step.
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Marble used to be the most popular stone for graves but today it is granite by far.