Guides

randy the casket builderWelcome to our articles and list of guides to all things regarding building caskets. Also be sure to visit our forums to meet other casket builders and share information on building caskets.

Do it Yourself Casket-Building Guides

Build Your Own Simple Casket
Follow these step-by-step instructions to build a plain pine rectangular casket with a flat top lid.
So You Wanna Build a Casket?
If you are thinking about making a conventional casket with an arched lid and hardware, this article is a good place to start.
Build Your Own Coffin
Use these plans for an old-fashioned toe-pincher style coffin.
How to Finish Casket Hardware
Some ideas for DIY finishes on raw steel casket hardware.