Casket comes UNASSEMBLED or PRE-ASSEMBLED
This basic pine casket is made of sustainably harvested wood local to the maker. Its soft cotton rope handles are attractive and functional. We can ship it assembled or in a kit form - detailed assembly instructions are included. The rib-and-groove design optimizes strength and ease of assembly. The lid has no metal hinges or fasteners and can be secured with nails or dowels if desired. The basic pine casket is not lined. (Liner kits and pillows available - see supplies section).
Kit includes the following: (According to the maker, "the kit requires a few hand tools and 1-2 hours of assembly time for even the most novice do-it-yourself individual.")
SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE:
Set Up: $995.00 - plus shipping
Kit: -- $595.00 - free shipping
Shipping extra; approx $250.00+ for a set-up unit. Expedited Shipping available
TO PURCHASE AN ITEM DIRECTLY FROM US -- Our funeral goods purchases must be made in person or over the telephone to ensure the item you order is the one you need. Except for manufacturing defects or damage during shipment, there are no returns for funeral goods.
PRICING -- The Natural Burial Company offers Suggested Retail Prices appropriate for the the minimal assistance with personalized end-of-life services we can practically offer. For professional advice regarding funeral requirements in your immediate area, we suggest you contact a natural funeral service provider in your area for assistance.
TO FIND A NATURAL FUNERAL SERVICE PROVIDER -- VISIT THE NATURAL END MAP - http://www.naturalend.com - to find natural funeral service providers and cemeteries that offer vault-free burial and other natural burial options.
This manufacturer has a 'satisfaction guaranteed' return policy. See Shipping and Returns page for details.