Your funeral home may also need light, structural changes.
These are only a few reasons to make some structural changes. Keep in mind that changes made to your facility should either improve your efficiency or be done with the intent of increasing your call volume. Both of which add to your bottom line.
Does your funeral home need a remodel?
Maybe just a cosmetic remodel ?
That's paint, carpet, window treatment and some furniture...
Generally, in a commercial traffic environment, it's best to update your facility every 7 to 10 years. That doesn't mean a complete overhaul. But, it also doesn't mean painting the walls the same color that they've been for the last 20 (or 30+) years. Your funeral home is half of your business brand. What does your funeral home communicate to your families?
Updating your facility tells your families that you're appreciative of their commitment to you. And that you think enough of them to put some of the dollars they've given to you - back into the facility to better serve them.
So where's the best place to put your dollars?
There are 4 key items (aside from the service you provide) that keep families coming back, and often times is the reason they recommend a particular funeral home.