B&B Monumental Engravers

Drafting & Sandblasting on cemetery memorials, war memorials, laser etchings on memorials. Maurice “Moe”, a well-known finisher, cutter and machinist founded B&B Monumental Engravers in 1968. Moe’s father was also a stonecutter, which makes Steve the third generation of Bigras’s to work in the Barre granite industry. Steve purchased the company from his father in […]

Buttura & Gherardi Granite Artisans

Buttura & Gherardi Granite Artisans has been continuously operating since 1927 and is the amalgamation of Buttura & Sons, Inc., Lawson Granite Company, Inc., Twin City Memorials, and Colombo Stoneworks.  Our emphasis is on achieving the finest in craftsmanship for every detail of each order in the tradition of old European craftsmanship.  We personally select […]

Culture Craft Sandblast, Inc.

Our Sandblast and drafting departments are constantly upgrading helping us provide our customers with exceptional service and the finest quality memorials. Services Available Custom Carving∼Designing∼Drafting ∼Sandblasting∼Gold Leafing

Gandin Brothers

Gandin Brothers, Inc. was established in 1912 by Louis Gandin, and Italian immigrant who was later joined in the 1920\’s by his brother, Tony. Tony operated the business until his death in 1969; brothers Allen and Butch (Tony\’s sons) became the leaders with Allen retiring as President in 1992. Butch, along with his son Tom, […]

Granite Industries of Vermont

Today, Granite Industries of Vermont can provide our customers with the highest quality craftsmanship world-wide. We offer the finest granites from Vermont, selections from the contiguous United States, and a number of beautiful granites from around the world. Click on the following for an article on GIV in our BGA 2013 Barre Life magazine:V43 p__-GIV Page

Hillside Stone Products, Inc.

Founded in 1954 by Edmond Carbonneau, the company initially operated a wire saw plant, providing slabs from rough blocks to Barre’s memorial manufacturers. In 1973, Edmond’s son Randy joined Hillside. Due to steadily growing customer demand, a 10’ diameter saw was installed in 1980 and polishing equipment was added in 1983.  Hillside accelerated its product […]

Joe’s Custom Manufacturing of Quality Memorials

Joe\’s Custom Polishing & Manufacturing is named after Jerry\’s dad, Joe Perreault who started the company in 1971. Jerry purchased the company from his dad in 1979. Joe still works around the plant along with Jerry several days a week. The polishing portion of the company accounts for 10 percent of the total business. The […]

Kinfolk Memorials

Norm & Maggie Fournier operate Kinfolk Memorials in a renovated horse barn located on their 200-year-old family farm. Kinfolk Memorials consists of a 65,000-square foot facility. Maggie serves as boxer, polisher and trucker. Tad Cochran , a cutter is their sole employee. Norm handles everything that\’s left. Kinfolk Memorials houses a diamond saw, a polisher […]