What is Tombstone?
A headstone, tombstone, or gravestone is a stele or marker, usually stone, that is placed over a grave. It is traditional for burials in the Christian, Jewish, and Muslim religions, among others.
Avbob Tombstone Prices In South Africa
Tombstones can cost anywhere between R2,000 and R1 million! (Uncommon but not unheard of). Include the costs of hosting the occasion, such as transport for attendees, catering, and tents, and it can become extremely expensive.
How do I start a tombstone business in South Africa?
How To Start A Tombstone Business In South Africa
- Get training. The first thing you have to do is to get proper training, training usually lasts a couple of weeks and a few months at the most.
- Register your business.
- Get operating premises.
- Get equipment.
- Get insurance.
- Market your business.
A short message referred to as an epitaph is usually added to a headstone along with a person’s name, birth date, and death date.
Typically, the goal of the epitaph is to leave some words of wisdom, share the most important values of the deceased, or summarize the person’s life.