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Stone Tile

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Stone Tile Grating – A Great Way To Beautify Your Home

Want to update the look of your home? There are countless easy ways to improve your house. You can repaint your old, faded walls or simply replace outdated accessories and trimmings. Another easy project that you can do is the installation of a stone tile design on your walls and floors. But make sure that you use only the finest materials.

A Stone Tile In The Form Of Reconstituted Grating

The look of your flooring may make or break the entire ambience of your home. Make a lovely impression on your guests by using Jonite grates. Aside from its primary function to promote proper drainage, they can be used as regular flooring materials, too.

When applied as a flooring base, you will notice that there are a lot of advantages of using Jonite grates as opposed to solid stone tile. Firstly, they have grid-like features which create texture on the floor. This makes for a slip-resistant surface to walk or run on, which is especially useful when you have toddlers around.

In cases where you are to renovate or build a new storage room, reinforced stone tile gratings will come in handy. This is because they allow air, sound and light to freely pass through. You can then be assured of proper ventilation, which is ideal for this kind of set-up.

Enjoy A Splendid View With Stone Tile Grating

Aside from their utilitarian functions, they add beauty and charm to the entire area. Since they are very visible, they ought to contribute to the over-all ambience of the place.

There are various designs to choose from, which is very different from the old-fashioned, traditional gratings. However, should you have another design in mind, you may request for a customized or made to order stone tile design. This way, you are able to inject your own creative ideas and turn them into reality.

When looking at the possibility of enhancing the look and ambience of your home, you may start with simple improvement works first. Remember to consult the professionals in this field so you are guided accordingly.

Landscaping

Monday, April 11th, 2011

Sustainable Landscaping Products: Benefits To The Economy and Environment

The business of landscaping industry focuses on the enhancement of the outdoor environment. Enhancement of properties involves three essential procedures. These include visualizing the aesthetic transformation of the property, integrating the functional aspect of the project, and ultimately, providing comfortable surroundings for people amidst the hustle and bustle of the daily life. (more…)

Landscape Trees

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Enhancing Landscape Trees With Grates

Trees bring not only beauty to a property but also shade and privacy. Landscape trees can also add economic value to a property, especially when chosen well. With drastically changing weather nowadays, trees can cut down energy costs by buffering temperatures and weather changes. (more…)

Floor Traps

Thursday, March 31st, 2011

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. (more…)

Drainage Grating

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Controlling Water Flow In Your Property With Drainage Grating

Stagnant water can cause cracks and destabilize the foundation of your property. It can also cause soil erosion when it saturates your garden soil. Another threat it harbors is its potential to become a breeding ground for mosquitoes, which are carriers of fatal diseases. (more…)

Residential Landscape Design

Thursday, March 10th, 2011

Choosing Materials For Residential Landscape Design

Residential properties are landscaped to enhance the quality of the homeowners’ lives. Aesthetic considerations are important, but they are only secondary. (An) effective residential landscape design thus involves careful planning and selection of the elements that are suitable for the residential environment. (more…)

Steel Grates

Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

Are Steel Grates Ecologically Friendly?

True, the main clientele of the landscaping industry is the people. Yet if we look at the whole picture, it is clear that many other living species could either benefit or risk their existence from the creations of the built environment. Instilling a sense of responsibility in landscape designers is thus essential, especially nowadays when natural catastrophes are frequently happening at an ever accelerating rate. (more…)

Stone Gratings

Thursday, January 13th, 2011

Advantages Of Choosing Stone Gratings Over Other Materials

A lot of architects are wary of the use of stone gratings over the conventional steel grates. This is because natural stones are brittle and can’t withstand heavy weight. (more…)

Stone Grates

Thursday, January 6th, 2011

Stone Grates – The Best Choice In Grates System

Steel may be the most common material used for grates because of its durability and resilience to wear and tear, but many architects are now using natural stones because of the aesthetic quality it brings to the whole structure. And while natural stones can impart a dramatic style, it does not have the strength and capabilities of steel. To bring the practicality of steel and the beauty of natural stones together, Jonite has developed reconstituted stone grates that have the advantages of both materials. (more…)

Customized Street Furniture

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

Jonite Street Furniture

Jonite has always been seen as primarily a grating company since bursting in the market in 1995, and after 15 years of providing high quality stone grates for countless of homes and projects, Jonite is now launching Jonite Street Furniture, an exciting new concept of street furniture. This new concept is attempting to eliminate the perception of stone as a bulky and heavy material. A typical stone bench would usually require huge heavy slabs. These slabs are usually carved or cut using natural stones and this can be a time consuming and expensive process. Jonite stone material is not only Green Label certified, it is also significantly lighter when designed correctly. It has also extremely high mechanical integritywhich greatly increases the duration it takes for the material to age and fade as compared to natural stones.

Jonite Design Services

In order to attain the sophisticated requirements of designers, Jonite Street Furniture can integrate with many other materials such as stainless steel, brass and timber etc. This gives the concept an added dimension when designing different types of street benches and site furnishing. By possibly utilising ready-made standard or customized components, Jonite aims to significantly reduce any tooling or customization cost being incurred. By doing so, Jonite Street Furniture can have all the high-end benefits without the high-end prices, bringing customized street furniture to a whole new level.