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Jonite in BAU 2013

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

BAU 2013

World´s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems

 

January 14 – 19, 2013

Munich / Germany
to the Bau 2013 website

Venue

Messe München GmbH
Exhibition Center
81823 Munich/Germany

Opening Hours

Monday, January 14 – Friday, January 18, 2013
09.30 am – 6.30 pm

Saturday, January 19, 2013
09.30 am – 5.00 pm

Our Booth

  • Hall A4
  • Booth 118

Within the world’s leading trade fair for materials, BAU 2013, we present our innovative and eco-friendly range of premium hardscape products.

Driveway Grates And Drains

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

The Importance Of Driveway Grates And Drains

Building a garage is more than just planning for the space and the shelter of your vehicle. It is very important to take into consideration the driveway grates and drains. They are something that shouldn’t be taken for granted because of the benefits they offer to the rest of your property.

Problems Associated With The Lack of Proper Driveway Grates And Drains

It is true that you wouldn’t realize the problem until you actually experience its effects on you and your property. Inadequate or improper drainage system will cause damages not only to your garage, but to the rest of your house.

You may not notice this if there is very little rainfall. But, in instances when it is constantly raining, only then you will realize the predicament of not having efficient driveway grates and drains system.

Rainfall, when left to accumulate, may cause water to leach in such as under the pavement, and into your basement. At the same time, continuous rain will also saturate the soil around your carport, leaving puddles of water around your house. This is a mess you wouldn’t want to experience, along with the fact that it may cause soil erosion too.

Standing water poses as a threat to your family’s health and to your property’s foundation. It can be a breeding ground for mosquitoes and can expose your entire household to diseases. It will also cause cracks to occur on your outdoor and indoor pavements and affect the overall foundation of your house.

What Driveway Grates And Drains Can Do

If the level of your garage is lower than that of the street, it is best that the driveway grates and drains are located at the lowest point of the area. These channels and trenches serve to properly collect water and lead them out of your property so that concrete and asphalt will not be subjected to long standing water.

Furthermore, when you decide to use driveway grates and drains that are made of reinforced natural stone such as Jonite, you also get to enjoy a decorative element in your property. You are not only assured of functionality and strength, you also get a fresh, new vibe with the beauty and charm that they bring.

Jonite In Sentosa Cove

Friday, December 31st, 2010

The Quayside Collection

The Quayside Collection is the latest luxury waterfront development in Singapore. Situated in Sentosa Cove, Singapore’s most prestigious address. This is the first of its kind in Singapore to offer a marina-oriented lifestyle with quayside retail and world class marina.

Heelguard™ and Driveway Grates

In this project, Jonite can be seen in the landscape, driveway and carpark areas. Jonite heavy duty driveway grates can be seen installed at the end of the driveway ramps. Heelguard™ gratings are being intelligently installed at each entrance and exit of the carpark, preventing embarrassing episodes of broken heels for the ladies. The use of Jonite in the carpark has indeed dampen the overall ‘industrial’ look and feel of conventional carparks.

Jonite in Dubai

Friday, December 24th, 2010

Hardscapes of Dubai

Since its foray into the Middle East in 2007, Jonite has been prominently featured in acclaimed Dubai projects like Dubai MallPalm Jumeirah, Burj Boulevard, Grand Hyatt Hotel, Armani Hotel Dubai and the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa. The extensive use of granite and natural stones in most of Dubai’s modern architecture is very fitting for the use of Jonite products.

With its range of natural stone colours as well as unlimited customizable options, Jonite adds a much sophisticated look and feel to Dubai’s hardscaping. The projects in Dubai gives the perfect platform and paves the way for other exciting future projects in the Middle East for Jonite. With the addition of new designs and products, this gives an even greater impetus for Jonite to be used.

Driveway Grates

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

What Qualities Should Your Driveway Grates Have?

When preparing to install grates in your driveway, you have to analyze the functions that the grates will serve. Your architect or building contractor must check and must be able to identify the necessary elements required for a fully functional grate drainage system. (more…)