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How To Choose A Better Place Forests Memorial Option For Your Family

Are you interested in learning about Better Place Forests for your family but don't really know where to start?


What People Are Choosing In California

One of the most common questions we hear from customers trying to plan their memorial is, "what is everyone else choosing?"

Cremation Resources

Breathtaking First Visits To The Mendocino Forest...

If you’ve been following us on our blog or on Facebook for a while, you know it’s been quite the journey to this point. From coming up with the idea for Better Place Forests, moving to California,

The Journey

The Visitor Experience: The Better Place Design Team Shows Off Their Ideas

Last Monday we had the opportunity to sit down with our design team (comprised of the incredibly talented Fletcher Studio, Min | Day and Matsys Design) and see some fleshed out designs for both...

Architecture Design The Journey

It Begins! Details From Our Architecture Kickoff Meeting In Mendocino

Last Monday was a milestone day for Better Place Forests as we had our architecture kickoff meeting on site in Mendocino.

Architecture Design

5 Memorial Details to Discuss With Your Family

Not too long ago, planning you and your family’s memorial was a straightforward proposition. More likely than not, you or a family member would purchase burial plots at the local cemetery and...

Cremation Family Helpful Information Resources

3 Reasons Better Place Forests is Different Than Spreading on Your Own

The majority of people I’ve spoken with are inquiring about Better Place Forests because they have been responsible for a family member’s ashes in the past. It’s never a straightforward situation.

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7 Questions You Should Ask Yourself When Choosing a Memorial

Over the last 2 years we’ve spoken with hundreds of families like yours as we’ve created Better Place Forests. In doing so, we’ve noticed the topics that come up the most when someone is going...

Cremation Resources

The Costs (Hidden and Otherwise) of Cremation, Burial & Spreading

Most people know what cars generally cost. Same goes for houses in their neighborhood. But it should come as no surprise that when it comes to death and memorial options, most people have very...

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From Concept to 850+ Family Tree Memorials Reserved

I’m writing this update so I can share with everyone all the things we’ve done since you showed your support and interest in Better Place Forests. From finding the land for our first forest and...

Our Story The Journey

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