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What should I consider when viewing a funeral home's facilities?

When visiting a funeral home, pay close attention to the facilities. They may influence your decision about which funeral home to choose. Here are some questions to consider: 
  • Does the funeral home have the type of facilities you'd like?
  • If you'd like to have the funeral service at the funeral home’s chapel, can the chapel accommodate the number of people you expect will attend?
  • If you expect elderly or disabled guests to attend the funeral, is the funeral home accessible to people with walkers or in wheelchairs?
  • Does the funeral home look clean and well maintained?

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