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How Does Cremation Work: Everything You Need to Know

Understanding how cremation works is important for making the best decision for yourself or a loved one someday, so it’s smart to educate yourself now so that you better understand the options when...

Cremation, Helpful Information, Resources

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What is a Green Burial?

You strive to live a life that’s good for the planet, but what happens when you die? Traditional burials release a host of toxic chemicals and undegradable material into the ecosystem. However, some...

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How Long Does It Take To Get Ashes After Cremation?

Cremation is an afterlife process that is slowly becoming a more preferred alternative to burial. While its popularity is growing, it still remains a practice that few people seem to fully...

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How Much Does it Cost to Cremate a Dog?

Anyone who’s experienced life with a beloved pet knows that their biggest flaw is having a shorter lifespan than people do. Eventually, you’ll need to say goodbye, but knowing how to deal with your...

Pet Cremation, Dog Cremation, Pet Burial Options

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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?


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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

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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

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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 the...

Architecture, Design, The Journey

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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

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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 there...

Cremation, Family, Helpful Information, Resources

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