Landscaping Ideas That Promote Functional Outdoor Environments
Aside from making the surroundings more beautiful, landscaping is done to enhance the functionalities of outdoor environment. The fundamentals of landscaping can be narrowed down into three aspects: the aesthetic vision for the property, the incorporation of its structural function and the provision of a secure and calm environment despite the busy daily life. For efficient landscaping ideas, it’s important to seek the help of the experts.
Overcoming the challenges posed by modern landscaping techniques will be easy if your funds are sufficient and your designer or architect has the necessary skills. The environmental consciousness of property owners and their commitment to take care of nature will greatly contribute well in overcoming these obstacles.
Sustainable Landscaping Ideas
One way of attaining an ecological and environment-friendly landscaping feature is by having a sustainable design. It is an approach that strives to build a surrounding with the finest qualities, and at the same time eliminate or reduce the negative impact of human activities to natural environment. It is possible through the use of innovative materials such as reconstituted stones. This kind of stone is made up of recycled yet durable materials. By the used of breakthrough technology, the durability of these stones is further ensured.
Moreover, the resilience of these reconstituted stones allowed the manufacturers to make more creative carvings on the stone surfaces. Due to its exceptional durability, these stones can even be created with very close resemblance to natural stones. This results in a wide array of affordable, durable, elegant and ecological materials.
Incorporating Living Elements Into Your Landscaping Ideas
Moving on, you can augment the aesthetic value of your created surrounding by putting in plants. The craft of gardening can create an even more beautiful artificial environment. Plants also help reduce the negative influences of vehicular emissions to air because of their capacity to absorb carbon dioxide. Other additional elements that can add up to the beauty of your landscape are rocks and water. Lights are often included as well because they help drivers and pedestrians navigate during the night.
Consulting with an expert designer will help you realize your landscaping ideas. With their help, you will be opened to broader possibilities. There are a lot of products and packages that will help you achieve a landscape that is cost effective, exquisite and functional.
Jonite - Sustainable Growth - Corporate Social Responsibility
Jonite's dedication to the environment is driven from within its core values of the business's vision and objective. Our primary goal is to guarantee durability and quality of our grates through resource-conserving and energy-saving production. Jonite intends to protect the environment by incorporating at least 30% recycled content in our gratings. Making use of Jonite products in place of steel and cast iron will add to the lowering of carbon emissions from the steel and iron work markets worldwide. Green Label certified under the Singapore Environment Council's requirements, the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore
Green Mark scheme recognizes making use of Green Label licensed awards and products merit points for their usages.
Through the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green building certification program, the U.S Green Building Council is changing the built environment. As a member of the USGBC and with the use of recycled material, Jonite grates contribute toward satisfying MR Credit 4: Recycled Content under LEED. the LEED Green Building Rating System is the nationally accepted benchmark for the design, construction, and operation of high-performance green structure in the U.S.A.
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.
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.
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.