New Architectural Materials For A Sustainable Future
In the face of the numerous environmental problems plaguing our world today comes new architectural materials designed to help lessen or eradicate the negative effects of building to our one planet. Also called green building materials, these new architectural materials benefit not only the planet but the users or inhabitants of the structures, as well.
The Benefits Of Using New Architectural Materials
Created from renewable resources or recycled materials, green building products ensure that the rest of human race will live to see and make use of the natural resources we enjoy now. Nowadays, water saving faucets and drip systems are available to help conserve one of our important resources, water.
Meanwhile, eco-friendly insulators, which are made from recycled materials, not only reduce waste but the electricity usage of a house. This spells out financial benefits for you.
On top of it all, these new architectural materials ensure safer homes and establishments as no toxins were incorporated in their creation.
Aesthetic Quality Not Sacrificed With These New Architectural Materials
Despite the numerous benefits these new architectural materials give to people and the planet, some remain wary. For consumers who value beauty and elegance, these green building supplies focus more on functionality and sacrifices aesthetics. Truth is, these new architectural materials unite functionality and aesthetic quality.
Manufacturers of green building products recognise the importance of coming up with stylish and environment-friendly materials. After all, sustainable architecture is not just about eco-friendly structures, but also about efficient and elegant buildings and homes.
Hence, manufactures bring forth new architectural materials like Jonite, which combines beauty and sustainability. With Jonite, you can now say goodbye to the typical black and gray steel gratings as it features reconstituted stone gratings of different colors and designs. What’s even more exciting is that these stone gratings can be customised to fit your design plan. There is also no reason to doubt the durability of Jonite stones, as they have been proven to be as strong as steel.
You can still have the elegant home you desire with these new architectural materials. Although manufacturers’ main purpose for creating green building materials is to preserve the natural resources, they never sacrificed the aesthetic quality of the product.
Jonite - Sustainable Growth - Corporate Social Responsibility
Jonite aims to preserve the environment by integrating at least 30% recycled material in our products. Green Label accredited under the Singapore Environment Council's requirements, the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore
Green Mark scheme recognizes using Green Label licensed products and awards merit points for their uses.
Through the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) green building accreditation program, the U.S Green Building Council is changing the built environment. As a member of the USGBC and with the use of recycled content, Jonite gratings contribute towards fulfilling MR Credit 4: Recycled Content under LEED. the LEED Green Building Rating System is the nationally accepted standard for the style, building and 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.