What is a glass casket? It basically
is a glass top that is placed over the opening of a casket, to
protect the decedent, from being touched by people paying their
respects. They are not as common as people think they are.
caskets, you now have the opportunity to purchase glass
caskets, direct from retail stores in California at prices
significantly lower than those charged by licensed funeral directors.
Judge Ruling Gives You a Choice In Buying Your Caskets and Urns.
M. Harris Co., and his Cemetery & Funeral Consultants sell
glass caskets, granite grave
markers and cremation urns
directly to the public that were once available only from funeral
directors. Your savings can be up to (50) fifty percent less than
what the average funeral home would charge.
1994, the Federal Trade Commission ruling was in favor of the
consumers. The FTC gave you the right to use a third party glass
casket, grave marker
or cremation urn. This ruling
also denied funeral homes the right to charge a "handling
fee" or to increase prices of other services to make up for
the high profit they were making on burial caskets and cremation
there are many important issues regarding glass caskets sizes
we recommend that you call our office to speak with our staff
when purchasing your glass casket.
Height and weight of an individual are just two of the important