Casket Singapore or coffins are mostly made out of wood or metal. However, fiber glass coffins with a marble or faux wood finish are also trending these days. These coffins are light-weight and are a common choice for infant burials.
Selection of a casket is a tough decision which the family has to make at such a crucial time when they just lost a beloved family member. In view of the circumstances, they are unable to make a rational decision mostly. so it is in the best interest of the family to have an experienced funeral service provider to guide them through the purchase decisions to make the perfect selection of casket.
Our Casket Selection
Types of Caskets
Different metals are used to make caskets, among which the copper. And bronze ones are consider to be the most prestigious and therefore are expensive. These premium quality caskets are rust-proof and are price by weight per foot. The metal caskets are not suitable for cremation; therefore, they are not s commonly found in Singapore.
Wooden caskets are generally used in Singapore funerals which can be made from hardwood of different types ranging from Oak to Mahogany and Veneer. Among these wooden caskets. The ones made out of Mahogany, Cherry and Walnut are considered to be the most prestigious as well as expensive. On the other hand, those made with Veneer, Pine and Poplar are at lower price.
With the Green movement trending worldwide, Green Caskets made out of ec0-friendly materials such as Bamboo, hemp and organic wood have made their space in the western countries. We are also considering to bring these in Singapore by studying their feasibility u=in the country.
Gasketed vs Non-Gasketed Casket.
Gasketed Caskets are considered to keep the body preserved better, however that is hardly possible as the gas can still freely enter it while it manages to keep out the debris, dust and water.
Interior Lining of Casket
The interior of the casket is usually lined with velvet, satin or cotton crepe with a variety of different colors to choose from
Burial or Cremation Casket Singapore.
If the casket is to be used for cremation, it automatically rules out the choice of metal caskets and you are left with the wooden caskets to choose from.
Our Full Funeral Casket Services.
Casket Singapore, at Singapore Bereavement Services, not only provide you with the best caskets but also guide you through the process of selecting the right one for all races and religions. The services we offer include selecting the casket, urns or tombstones, collection. And embalming of the body, cremation as well as burial arrangements, funeral tent-age, condolences wreaths, funeral food catering and more.
We have a very fair and transparent policy in our funeral packages, so you don’t have to worry about paying for hidden services.
Why Choose Singapore Bereavement Services?
Casket Singapore have been at the service of the people of Singapore since 1995. And are the most experienced as well as honest Singapore undertakers. This makes us familiar with all types of Singapore funeral service requirements. Moreover we offer the most competitive and affordable prices in the country. Most significantly, our staff is trained to be the most compassionate towards the bereaving family. And understand their circumstances well and hence serves their needs in the best possible way throughout the proceedings.