Jonite Reinforced Stone Grating
Jonite is a new and exciting source of architectural grating for interior and exterior applications. Their stone reinforced grating has been used around the world since 1990 and now is being made available to you. Trenchdrain.biz is proud to represent Jonite in their product offering in the North American and Caribbean markets.
What is Jonite? Jonite is a colorful assemblage of natural stone substrates & mineral oxides formed under a high-tech vacuum & compression process and reinforced to create a durable and corrosion resistant material that is ideal for use in architectural drainage projects. Incorporation at least 30% recycled material, Jonite products contribute toward satisfying MR Credit 4 (Recycled Content) under LEED® green building certification program.
Jonite grating products are ideal for use in areas of high visibility and elegance. With over 16 color choices to select from, Jonite is perfect for accenting stone and tile building materials and compliments colored concrete and paver hardscapes. Jonite withstands the punishment that can be seen in swimming pools, fountains and showers application while contributing to aesthetic in a way that that no other material can. Jonite’s natural stone look makes it an easy choice for landscaping projects. It is tough enough to be used in roadway applications. It is versatile. It is stylish. It is rugged.
Jonite has six product lines; Channel and Trench Drain Grates, Catch Basin and Sump Drain Grating, Pool and Fountain Grating, Tree Grating, Floor and Showers Drains and Creative Design Grates. These topics are briefly discussed below. For further information, view the links and photographs associated with each section. For more information on how you can incorporate Jonite in your project, contact Trenchdrain.biz @ 610-638-1221.
Channel and Trench Drain Grating
The workhorse of the Jonite product line is their trench drain grating products. Standard products are available in widths ranging from 90mm – 405mm. Grating thickness varies upon application and load requirement. Standard products are available that meet A15, B125 and C250 load classes. Custom products can be made to achieve D400, E600 and F900 load classes. So, no matter the application, Jonite grating can be used.
Grating options available include heel proof grating, illuminated grates, custom locking grates and custom colors. Jonite also has trim sections, tile strips and corner grates for each of their styles and 16 standard product colors. Radius trench grating is also available in three radius options: 1.5 meters (5 ft.), 3 meters (10 ft) and 6 meters (20 ft). Radius grating is available in 3 standard widths, but can be made to your specification.
Jonite Trench Drain grates can also be used with an existing polymer concrete system or can be used to build your own custom drain. Pedestrian load rated grates (20 mm thick) are available for use with standard 100mm wide trench drains offered by Polycast, MEA, ABT and Smith/ACO. For applications where tile or stone is covering your drainage surface, thicker grates are available for use in the standard polymer channels. Tile or stone may be laid over the channel edge. The Jonite grating can be made to a thickness which brings the grate surface level with the grade of the floor.
For more information on Jonite trench and channel grating, download the Jonite channel drain catalog page or visit our channel drain overview page. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.
Catch Basin and Sump Drain Grating
Jonite sump and catch basin grates are available for those situations where a point drainage system is required. Designs and color options are available which fit sidewalk, landscape and roadway applications.
A variety of features are available that give you options in how you can design your system. Lock down grates and covers can give you added security. L-Trimmer frames are made from the same grate material to add style and functionality to your grate installation. Hinged covers are also available for those situations where constant access to the sump box with be required. For large drain grates, Jonite makes support members (splines) which are used to support free edges in a sectional basin cover design.
For more information on Jonite catch basin and sump grating, download the Jonite Catch basin catalog page or visit our Catch basin and sump overview page. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.
Pool and Fountain Grating
Jonite Grates bring added style and grace to swimming pool design and fountain perimeter. Made with 95% natural agglomerated material and fortified with a non-ferrous bonding material, this grating is designed to sustain the required loads and withstand corrosion due to UV exposure and oxidation, even submerged under water.
The Baby Pebble and Chiseled Rain are currently our favorite swimming pool pattern and are both “toddler-friendly”. Slotted grates are also available for pool applications. Custom patterns can be made with an added tooling charge.
Options and accessories include Custom curved grating and corner grate sections. IllumGrates are a new product which incorporate secure placement of waterproof LED lighting in the Jonite grating. Stud Trim edging is also available for improving water flow efficiency of an existing pool grate or giving flow to a non-perforated granite or stone slab.
For more information on the products and options offered in the Jonite pool and fountain product line, download the Jonite Pool catalog page or visit our Pool overview page. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.
Jonite’s tree grate product line is the most unique and option filled selection on the market. Unlike the cast metal grating currently seen in the market place, Jonite tree grating is easier to handle, has a lower thermal conductivity and is pleasing to the touch, making it a perfect choice for pool and decking applications. Choose from one of 13 tree grate patterns in any of the 16 standard colors. Round, square and semi-circle grates are available, with or without lighting holes.
Jonite Stone reinforced tree grating is usually assembled in two sections which are supported by a metal frame. The purpose of the metal frame is to keep and air space between the grate and the soil making air and water more available for the tree’s root system. Concrete bases can be formed on site to support the frame and insure the Jonite maintains the same elevation as the surrounding walkway.
All Jonite Tree Grates are for pedestrian loading only. For more information on the products and options offered in the Jonite tree grate product line, download the Jonite Tree Grate catalog page or visit our Tree Grate overview page. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.
Floor and Shower Drains
Jonite offers a variety of area drains (or point drains) that are suited for shower or patio applications. They offer these corrosion resistant products in 16 colors. Jonite has 5 style collections which blend an assortment of shapes (round and square), hole patterns and framing options. Square drains can be supplied with a hinge feature connecting the grate to the frame.
Jonite’s new Tile-Up collection is a clean and seamless way to use existing floor tiles to hide unsightly drain traps. For garage application, heavy duty grates are available for use where automobile traffic will be experienced.
For more information on the products and options offered in the Jonite Floor drain product line, download the Jonite Floor Drain catalog page or visit our Floor Drain overview page. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.
Creative Design Grates
Jonite Creative Grates are a blend of functionality and style. Designed to enhance and accent your hardscape project, Creative Grates are available in 5 patterns; Chiseled rain, Stone Web, Forest, Cross Stitch and Twister. Each pattern is available in any of the 16 color choices offered by Jonite. To put your own signature on a grating design, use the custom design services are available from Jonite.
For more information on the products and options offered in the Jonite Creative Grate product line, download the Jonite Creative Grate catalog page or visit our Creative Grate overview page.. General Specifications on these products are available by calling Trenchdrain.biz at 610-638-1221.