Tree Grates

Setting Up Tree Grates Around Plants To Uphold The Real Reason For Mixing Nature And The Urban Setting

There are many reasons why in a very busy and highly-developed urbanized city, there are plants and trees that are added to the environment. It may be because of the relaxing ambiance plants bring to the competitive corporate atmosphere or to add soft touches to an otherwise steely gray setting. But trees and plants are added in an urban setting for one main reason: to integrate nature in our chaotic modern world.

Planting trees around concrete grounds will be all for naught if the tree grates we use to do more harm than good to the environment. The manufacturing process for the steel grills used for tree protection, whether it is set up as a fence or as a grate, produces high carbon emissions. Needless to say, if your main purpose of planting trees around your property is to contribute to the environment, putting up steel grates around them won’t do much good.

Grates built around trees should not only solve the rooting problem of plants effectively, but they should also be environmentally friendly.

That’s where Jonite tree grates come in. Jonite aims to drastically reduce carbon emissions during production by incorporating at least thirty percent recycled content in their products. Jonite is also Green Label certified, which means it meets the Singapore Environment Council’s requirements and is LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified.

Advantages Of Using Jonite Tree Grates

Aside from being environmentally friendly, tree grating products from Jonite are made from reconstituted stones, which natural stone properties effectively synthesize with the surroundings. Unlike their steel alternative, they are more aesthetically pleasing and can blend in with or even enhance the architectural design of the property.

Also, as every exterior and interior design is unique, Jonite understands the need for customization. Here, you can ask for custom sizes, colors, textures, and patterns to fit the look you envision for your property.


About Jonite


Why Choose Jonite?

We designed architectural gratings that are created from 95% natural aggregates and advanced hybrid polymers. Our architectural grates offer a finishing that is both natural to feel and magnificent. These exclusive qualities of our grating products allow our grates to avoid corrosion and rust - Our Jonite series of grating products are created to last a life-time for both indoor and outdoor use. 


Jonite's grates are additionally "theft resistant" compared to typical cast iron and steel grates that are vulnerable to theft caused by the rising scrap value. Our hardscape grates do not present any value for scrap due to their high stone material integrity as compared to traditional steel and cast iron drain covers.


The natural matte and rough exterior allow maximum slip resistance which is assessed by international classifications. Safety of our products is of paramount importance to us - and our clients who are in the hospitals and schools segment. A lot more than just engineers, our crew at Jonite are designers and craftsmen, our goal to help our customers develop what they can imagine. Our idea is this - If you can conceptualize it - we can develop it. The design opportunities with our architectural grates are unlimited. Our grates come in a wide variety of common colors and more specialised colours are possible with limitless colour customisation which makes it possible for our architectural products to be customized to any hue or shade our customers need.


Our original stone products have very high mechanical qualities such as low heat absorption, low water absorption, high impact strength, high compressive strength and high flexural strength. We take note of all details that offer our products excellent quality and lonevity. We attain this by reinforcing our stone grates with specially treated steel frames - in fact, the term "Reinforced Stone" is created by Jonite over the past 2 decades. Our selection of architectural grates is compliant to international load standards.


These special characteristics of our grating products allow our grates to avoid corrosion and rust - Our Jonite variety of grating products are developed to last a lifetime for both indoor and outdoor use. Jonite's grates are also "theft resistant" compared to typical cast iron and steel grates that are vulnerable to theft as a result of the rising scrap value. 


We accomplish this by reinforcing our stone grates with uniquely treated steel frames - in fact, the term "Reinforced Stone" is originated by Jonite over the last 2 decades.


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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