How To Beautify With A Trench Drain
The trench drain is somewhat like any ordinary floor drain, with a few distinguishing features. It is characteristically a long, narrow strip of waterproof material. The top grating is always installed flush with the floor.
This canal functions to evacuate ground water and other liquids away from a hardscape area. It then channels or guides the water into soft ground. This is where the ground naturally absorbs the water. This type of drain is also employed in containing chemical and other substance spills in industrial spaces.
You see trench gratings around sidewalks and streets. They are also common within housing developments and industrial complexes. This type of drain is also needed in building patios, driveways and swimming pool decks.
Hardscapes And The Trench Drain
For paved and cemented areas called hardscapes, a trench drain solves drainage problems. Water that is normally just absorbed into the ground needs to be channeled out into the proper places. This little detail is important in preventing flooding and pooling of water in unwelcome areas. Such flooding is a common problem with hardscapes. However, it is easily solved with proper planning and the help of trench drain.
Drains of this type is utilitarian in nature. Consequently, most of the designs look solid and unattractive. However, you can choose to install decorative drains. These more ornamental drain designs are suitable for some areas of residential houses, for designer buildings, and for landscaped hardscapes. Jonite offers beautiful stone grating just for this purpose.
Trench Drain Material
Common materials used in making this type of drain are pre-cast concrete, form-in-place concrete, or liners made of fiberglass, metal, polymer concrete, or structural plastic. Installation of this type of drain has different processes, depending on the type material listed above.
Jonite drain gratings make use of reinforced stone as its material. Instead of the usual ugly industrial steel, with Jonite you can have a beautiful natural looking stone as drain grating. With this little change in material, it nonetheless radically changes the entire atmosphere and appearance of your surroundings. Furthermore, Jonite drain gratings are famously known to be environmentally sound.
Jonite - Sustainable Growth - Corporate Social Responsibility
Jonite aims to preserve the environment by incorporating at least 30% recycled content in our products. Green Label accredited under the Singapore Environment Council's requirements, the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore
Green Mark scheme acknowledges the use of Green Label licensed awards and products 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 usage of recycled material, Jonite gratings contribute toward satisfying MR Credit 4: Recycled Content under LEED. the LEED Green Building Rating System is the nationally accepted benchmark 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 concept of gratings in the architectural business. With Jonite, architects and designers can easily now blend endless design components into landscape design with our drainage gratings.
Creative Grates (Drain Covers)
Our Creative grates come in 4 categories - Pattern, Nature, Modern and Avant-Garde Collections. A wide variety of concepts for architects to select from. Customized design services available.
Floor Traps (Floor Grates)
The world's very first stone homogenous floor drain cover was developed by Jonite. We strive to develop floor drain covers that fit in into any type of floorings. A wide range of colors readily available for each floor types.
Swimming Pool Grates
Much more than just a feature, swimming pools are a part of any beautiful landscape, Jonite creates and completes your perfect swimming pool with our natural looking swimming pool grates. Low water absorption and great slip resistance.
Outdoor Street Furniture
Made 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 extremely versatile in design.
Sump Grates/ Storm Drain Covers
Our Jonite Sump Covers offer functionality, style, and security and are created 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 toilets are viewed, our series of toilet gratings (shower/ bathroom grates) come with natural stone textures and contemporary concepts. Toilet landscape design revolutionized by our ideas.
With our selection of tree gratings which are available in a large collection of designs, sizes, and shapes, our tree grates incorporate effortlessly into any metropolitan landscape. With Jonite tree grates, you can effortlessly emboss a business insignia or municipal emblem right onto the tree grates in your environment, offering a one-of-a-kind image to the area.
USA Decorative Grates
All our Jonite USA decorative trench gratings have adjoining patterns developed to effortlessly attach 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 ingenuity makes it possible for enable us maximum design flexibility to create beautiful architectural ventilation grilles horizontally or vertically.
Jonite Gratings Design Customisation
We can tailor-make and create any grating products to your landscaping needs. The versatility of customisation in our unique material enables our products to be used in any environment, indoor and outdoors.
Creative Gratings (Drain Covers)
Our Creative grates come in 4 categories - Pattern, Nature, Modern and Avant-Garde Collections. A wide selection of designs for architects to pick from. We aim to design floor drain covers that fits into any variety of floorings. Developed and designed for nature parks and open spaces. Our Banco series of street furniture is contemporary, ergonomic and versatile in design.