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FAQ for Legacy Urns

Welcome to our FAQ section at Legacy Urns, where we aim to provide you with comprehensive answers to your queries about urns. Whether you are considering a purchase for a loved one, exploring eco-friendly options, or seeking information on customization and care, our FAQ guide is here to assist you. This section covers a wide range of topics, including types of urns, sizing guidance, price ranges, urn maintenance, and much more. Our goal is to help you make informed decisions and ensure a seamless experience as you honor the memory of your loved ones.

What Types of Urns Are Available?

We offer a diverse range of urns, including traditional, modern, and artistic styles. Our urns are crafted from various materials such as wood, metal, ceramic, glass, and biodegradable substances, catering to different preferences and needs.

How Do I Choose the Right Size for an Urn?

The size of the urn depends on the weight of the deceased. As a general rule, one cubic inch of urn space is needed for every pound of body weight. We provide urns in various sizes, ensuring you find the right fit for your loved one's ashes.

Can I Customize an Urn?

Yes, we offer customization options for urns. You can personalize urns with engravings, photos, or unique designs, making them a special tribute to your loved one.

What Are the Price Ranges for Urns?

Our urns range in price to suit various budgets, from affordable options to premium custom designs. Prices vary based on materials, size, and customization. Feel free to browse our collection to find an option that fits your budget.

How Do I Care for and Maintain an Urn?

The care for an urn depends on its material. For most urns, a soft cloth and gentle cleaner are sufficient. Avoid harsh chemicals and store the urn in a dry, safe place to maintain its condition.

Are There Eco-Friendly Urn Options?

Yes, we provide eco-friendly urns made from biodegradable materials. These urns are designed to minimize environmental impact, suitable for earth burials or water ceremonies.

What Is Your Return Policy on Urns?

We offer a return policy for undamaged urns within a specific time frame. Please refer to our policy details for more information on the process and conditions.

How Are Urns Shipped and How Long Does Delivery Take?

We ship urns nationally and internationally, with delivery times varying based on location. Standard shipping typically takes a few business days, while expedited options are available.

Can Urns Be Used for Both Burial and Display?

Yes, many of our urns are suitable for both burial and display. We offer versatile designs that are respectful for burials and aesthetically pleasing for home display.

Do You Offer Urns for Pets?

Absolutely. We have a special range of urns designed for pets, honoring the special bond you shared with your animal companion.

Are There Any Legal Requirements for Urns?

Legal requirements for urns vary by region. Generally, there are no strict laws about urn types, but some cemeteries or columbaria may have specific guidelines. We recommend checking with your local authorities or facility.

How Should I Select an Urn for a Loved One?

Selecting an urn is a personal choice, often reflecting the personality or preferences of your loved one. Consider their style, favorite colors, or materials that hold special meaning when choosing an urn.

Do You Provide International Shipping for Urns?

Yes, we offer international shipping for our urns. Shipping costs and times vary depending on the destination country.

What Materials Are Used in Making Urns?

Our urns are made from various materials like wood, metal, ceramic, stone, and biodegradable composites, each offering unique qualities and aesthetics.

Can Multiple Sets of Ashes Be Stored in One Urn?

We offer companion urns designed to hold the ashes of more than one individual, ideal for couples or family members who wish to remain together.

How Secure Are the Urn Closures?

Our urns are designed with secure closures, ensuring the ashes remain safe and undisturbed. Options include threaded lids, clasp closures, and sealable openings.

Are There Urns Specifically Designed for Scattering Ashes?

Yes, we provide urns specifically designed for scattering ashes, made from materials that easily open or dissolve, facilitating a respectful scattering ceremony.

How Can I Engrave a Personal Message on an Urn?

We offer engraving services for many of our urns. You can add a personal message, name, dates, or symbols to create a unique and meaningful tribute.

What Should I Consider When Buying an Urn Online?

When buying an urn online, consider the size, material, design, and any personalization options. Ensure you understand the return policy and shipping details.

Can I See and Compare Urns in Person Before Purchasing?

If you prefer to view and compare urns in person, you can visit our showroom. We recommend scheduling an appointment to ensure personalized service.