crafted like fine furniture, each wooden casket has it's own unique
graining pattern. The natural warmth and beauty of wood is available in a
variety of types and species. The interior material of a wood casket is
typically either velvet or crepe.
classification "hardwood" simply means that the wood comes from a leaf-bearing
tree. "Softwood" comes from the needle or cone-bearing trees. Therefore,
designation as a hardwood is not determined solely by the consistency or surface
hardness of the wood itself, but the species of the tree from which it came.
Cost can vary depending on whether the sides of the casket are constructed from
solid wood or a veneering process has been utilized.