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Here at Sky Caskets, we understand how difficult it is to lose a loved one. That’s why we’re here to help you through every step of the process, from choosing the right casket to customizing it to your specific needs. We know this is a difficult time for you, and we’re here to make it a little bit easier.
What is mahogany wood?
Mahogany wood is set apart from other woods with its dark color. It comes from the mahogany tree that mainly grows in South America, Central American, and Africa.
Why choose a mahogany wood casket?
Mahogany wood is popular for it’s wide board widths, dark color, and beautiful texture. It is also a highly durable wood. If your budget allows it, this is a great option to honor someone who held prestigious titles throughout their life and it is a sophisticated and stately wood.
How much does a mahogany casket cost?
Due to its scarcity, mahogany casket prices are slightly higher than other woods, making this a unique and beautiful choice for a loved one. At sky caskets, a high qulity mahogany casket will cost from $2,595 to $2,995 and are available in various finishes.
How heavy is a mahogany casket?
Wood caskets generally weigh from 150 to 250 pounds. Mahogany is one of the heaviest woods and weighs closer to 250 pounds.
How do you get the casket to the funeral home?
Funeral homes must allow their customers the option to purchase caskets and other services from any third party. They do not have to purchase a casket from the funeral home and, in fact, often save thousands of dollars purchasing it from somewhere else. That said, per federal law, funeral homes must accept the delivery of caskets.
During this time of grief and remembrance of your loved one, Sky Caskets is here to answer your questions and help you in any way that we can. You can give us a call anytime at 800-759-1018 or send us a message using the form below.