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For the Love of Chess

If you’re an avid chess player, chances are your brain is different from other brains. Studies show that playing chess provides impressive benefits to our brains. Like those of grandmaster … Read More

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Custom Mugs for Hot Drinks

Do you know there’s a science behind the benefits of hot drinks? Take a sip and you’ll see! Pick your poison – whether it’s a cuppa joe or hot chocolate; … Read More

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Personalized Hostess Gifts

Whether you’re invited to a holiday party, a dinner party or an overnight stay, the customary thing to do is give the hosts a gift as a way of showing … Read More

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How to Choose a Memorial Urn

Choosing an urn for a loved one’s remains is a beautiful way to honor their memory. Not only do aesthetic sensibilities come into play when deciding which type of urn … Read More

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The Rich History of Paperweights

A paperweight is a decorative weighted object made to hold down sheets of paper on a desk or table. According to the Glass Paperweight Foundation however, (yes, there is such … Read More

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Ask PlaqueMaker – Products Made from Bamboo

Customer: Why do you feature so many products made from bamboo? PlaqueMaker: As a material, bamboo is a very popular choice with our customers – who really love it. Lightweight and … Read More

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Ask A Designer – Laser Engraving Vs. Printing

Customer: What’s the difference between laser engraving and printing? PlaqueMaker Designer: Laser engraving is a modern take on traditional engraving. We use four processes for laser engraving at PlaqueMaker: We laser fuse … Read More

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Ask PlaqueMaker – How to Order

  Customer (via Facebook): How do I order from PlaqueMaker? Can I order from your Facebook page? Can I fax or phone in my order? PlaqueMaker: All orders must be submitted through … Read More

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Custom Engraved Infant Memorials

Remember a child with a beautiful memorial in black granite. When words are not enough, remember a beloved infant who has touched your life with our custom engraved memorial stones. Your … Read More

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Ask A Designer – Turnaround Time on Custom Orders

Customer: What’s the turnaround time on my custom order? PlaqueMaker Designer: Once you submit your order on PlaqueMaker.com, a free digital proof and a quote is sent to you directly … Read More

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