Floor Traps

How Construction Manufacturers Can Provide Ecologically Sound Covers For Floor Traps With Reconstituted Stones

The built environment is the product of people’s quest for comfort and the desire to create aesthetically satisfying backdrops. These two motivating forces indeed are so evident in every human-made surrounding that even outdoor landscapes are comprehensively and cohesively designed.

This, in turn, has prompted landscape architects to put emphasis not only on the essential details but also on the little ones, including covers for floor traps, to add aesthetic value to the outdoor environment.

Ecologically Adherent Covers For Floor Traps

Covers for traps are commonly made of cast iron, cast brass, lead and stainless steel. Until today, there is no existing universal code on what covering material/s should be used for floor traps and exactly where people can use a particular material. In a situation like this, people should find the philosophy of sustainable design a useful guide in discerning which covering material is economically, ecologically and aesthetically beneficial.

Hence, instead of selecting the commonly used covering materials for traps, why not choose covers for drain traps that are made of reconstituted stones? Reconstituted stones are not expensive yet they can provide a realistic look of natural stones of all sorts, sizes, shapes and colors. Th, in fact, t is the reason why Jonite is able to produce a wide range of standard colors and facilitate an easy selection procedure for landscape architects.

What Makes Covers For Floor Traps Made Of Reconstituted Stones Ecological?

What makes reconstituted stones adherent to the standards of ecological design is that such materials consist of recycled contents and locally available materials as well. Producers of this type of construction material and the people who prefer this help lower carbon emissions that factories producing iron and steel works emit. Besides, regionalism is among the core ideas that shape the concept of sustainable design.

Floor Traps: The Necessity For Holistic Approach To Design

Covers for floor traps do seem trivial at first glance as far as architecture and design is concerned. But the world is now facing environmental crises, which are principally brought by improper construction methods and misusage of natural resources that are useful in construction works. A holistic approach to architecture and design is what the current generation needs to acknowledge.


About Jonite

With our 20 years of experience as a manufacturer and supplier of decorative and architectural stone gratings, Jonite discovers the transformation potential of space and exactly how it can possibly be created or decorated. We possess an eye for detail and equipped with our exquiste workmanship and the unlimited possibilites Jonite offers in colours and textures , our world class concepts and craftmanship complement the goal and ideas of international architects and designers.


As early as 1994, Jonite conceived and developed the industry's first reinforced decorative stone grating.


Combining the natural appearance of stone with compromising load bearing strength, this union of high material performance and aesthetics continues to prevail over and stayed unchallenged in the architectural grating market. Led by a crew of dedicated and passionate designers and engineers , our work of art is inspired by the rustic charm of natural stone while at the same time meeting the needs of high construction standards.


Jonite's Collection of Grating Products


Channel/ Trench Drain Grates

Our channel drain grates (trench drain grates) have redefined the notion of gratings in the architectural industry. With Jonite, architects and designers can now feature unlimited design features into landscape design with our drainage gratings. Channel drain cover is used commonly in the United Kingdom and in the United States, channel drain grating is commonly known or referred to as "trench grilles", "trench drainage grate", "trench drain cover", "trench grate", "trench grating" and "trench cover"


Creative Grates (Drain Covers)

Our Creative grates come in 4 types - Pattern, Nature, Modern and Avant-Garde Collections. A vast range of designs for architects to select from. Custom design solutions available.


Floor Traps (Floor Grates)

The world's first stone homogenous floor drain cover was developed by Jonite. We strive to design floor drain covers that match any type of floorings. Large range of colours readily available for every floor types.


Swimming Pool Grates

A lot more than just a facility, swimming pools are a part of any beautiful landscape, Jonite designs and completes your ideal swimming pool with our natural looking swimming pool grates. Low water absorption and superb slip resistance.


Outdoor Street Furniture

Created and designed for nature parks and open spaces. we make every effort to offer a new idea of street furniture by challenging the perception of traditional massive and heavy stone furniture. Our Banco series of street furniture is contemporary, ergonomic and versatile in design.


Sump Grates/ Storm Drain Covers

Our Jonite Sump Covers provide functionality, style, and security and are crafted to be utilized on point drainage systems, intermediaries of long open-channel drainage. Our Sump covers come in a Wide range of standard sizes.


Toilet Grates (shower/ bathroom floor drain gratings).

Redefining how public lavatories are seen, our variety of toilet gratings (shower/ bathroom grates) come along with natural stone textures and contemporary designs. Toilet landscape design revolutionized by our ideas.


Tree Grates

With our wide variety of tree gratings that are readily available in a large collection of sizes, designs, and shapes, our tree grates integrate readily into any metropolitan landscape. With Jonite tree grates, you can readily emboss a corporate insignia or municipal logo right onto the tree grates in your setting, giving an exclusive image to the location.


USA Decorative Grates

All our Jonite USA decorative grates (trench gratings) have adjoining patterns crafted to perfectly connect to the adjacent grate. Most trench grates are also created to conform with ADA (Americans with Disability Act) standards.


Ventilation Grilles

Our unique material combined with our originality makes it possible for enable us maximum design flexibility to design beautiful architectural ventilation grilles horizontally or vertically.


Jonite Gratings Design Customisation

We can customise and create any grating products to your landscaping needs. The flexibility of customization in our special material allows our products to be used in any environment, indoor and outdoors. Find out more about our custom design services.


Creative Gratings (Drain Covers)

Our Creative grates come in 4 types - Pattern, Nature, Modern and Avant-Garde Collections. A wide selection of designs for architects to choose from. We aim to design floor drain covers that fit into any type of floorings. Made and designed for nature parks and open spaces. Our Banco series of street furniture is contemporary, versatile and ergonomic in design.

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