Best Funeral Homes in Chatham County NC

If you found this page, you probably want details about the best funeral homes in Chatham County NC. Pittsboro, Chatham Park, Siler City, and surrounding communities — read on. To begin, I’m Don from Piedmont Pine Coffins. Over the last five years I’ve dealt with lots of funeral homes and cemeteries in the Triangle. You can […]

Billy Graham’s pine coffin

Billy Graham’s pine coffin, in the last two weeks, made a big splash in the death pool. This very website, as an example, doubled its usual traffic to about 100 new users per day. For us that’s dang-it viral! The number one page people looked at? Our DIY plywood coffin plans. Also, one potential client […]

Top 4 Ways to Reduce Funeral Costs

How can a family bring down funeral costs for a loved one? Here are four top ways, tried and true. Enacting even one of these can save you thousands. First off, this PSA is brought to you by Piedmont Pine Coffins. We make green-manufactured pine coffins (actually, rectangular caskets, to be precise), and we help […]

Checklist for those dearly departing

I’m not dying, the old soldier told me, I’m just going on a long trip. Well, I just started a long trip in Central America. Here’s my checklist for those dearly departing. Lemme ‘splain. If you’re catching up, this is Don from Piedmont Pine Coffins. I’m in Costa Rica — alone for a time, before family […]

Death and snorkeling in Costa Rica

In this part of Costa Rica, you see new beasts. New to a North Carolina lad, anyway. It’s Don from Piedmont Pine Coffins checking in. I’m on a sojourn at the jungle tip of the Nicoya Peninsula. While I’m away, my design partner John Jull will be making and delivering the coffins. Thank you, John! […]

Best Funeral Homes in Cary, NC

If you found this page, you probably want details about the best funeral homes in Cary, NC. To begin, I’m Don from Piedmont Pine Coffins. Over the last five years I’ve dealt with lots of funeral homes and cemeteries in Cary and the Triangle. You can view more about that here. I’ve been on the local […]