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We understand the transformational power of spaces and believe that our solutions can empower you to fulfill bold and imaginative designs.

Here at Jonite, we’ve worked with many distinguished clients in the architectural, engineering and construction industry since 1994. We’ve listened to their concerns, needs and specifications and distilled more than 20 years of knowledge into insights that we’d like to share with you.

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Why Drainage is Crucial for Features with ..

Trench grating and fountain covers are the perfect way to manage the water around water features to keep them functional and beautiful.
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Top 6 Solutions For Poor Drainage In Your Yard

Here is a snippet of six simple ways on how to resolve poor drainage issues faced in your yard.
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7 Landscape Maintenance and Perimeter Renewals ..

Staying on top of your landscape and perimeter maintenance will keep it looking gorgeous. Here are seven ways you can keep your landscape up to date.
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The Importance of Tree Grates

Tree grates play a larger role than we think in protecting the city trees. Let us take a look at some of its advantages in this article.
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3 Ways to Implement Stormwater Drainage Systems

Excessive stormwater can cause pollution, damage, and loss of use. But well-designed, effective stormwater drainage systems can mitigate these
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4 Ways Architecture Affects Us

Architecture can affect the way we think, feel and react in a space. Consider a design that will best represent your emotions.
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Elements of Sustainable Building Design

In order to attain a cleaner, greener and more sustainable future, there is a need to incorporate both active and passive elements of building design.
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The Environmental Benefits of Tiny Living

Tiny homes are always on the trend because of their highly innovative infrastructure and their underlying properties of leading sustainability.
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5 Ways Drones Can Improve the Construction ..

Drones are growing in demand in the construction industry, by increasing productivity, tracking, reducing and mitigating risk, and effective
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4 Places To Install Trench Drains In Your Home

A trench drain installed around your home's perimeter, in the garden, on a driveway, or on a patio can help prevent water damage to your home.
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Why a Trench Drain is Important for Your House

Trench drains grates can help prevent damage to the foundation, driveway, and other structures of homes that are prone to excess water.
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5 Ways to Incorporate Stone in Modern Homes

Stone has a natural allure that when used in interiors, it lends a timeless and elegant vibe. We show you 5 ways to do it.
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Redefining Modern and Traditional Home Design

Discover the common misconceptions of modern and traditional designs and how both styles can be redefined in architecture today.
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Choosing the Right Driveway Channel Drain

A well-chosen driveway channel drain can prevent damage from excess water and save hassle and money for property owners.
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How Will The Covid-19 Pandemic Reshape ..

With COVID-19 reshaping architecture as we know it, architects seek to address the various challenges put forth by the pandemic.
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5 Ways Tree Grates Can Make A Difference In ..

Tree grates help the trees growing in urban spaces to integrate seamlessly with the landscape. Here is how they do it.
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Hidden Pool Drain Dangers Every Parent Should ..

While pools can be a lot of fun, several dangers lurk beneath them. One of these is suction entrapment, a result of poor pool drain installation.
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4 Types of Environmental Trench Drain Solutions

Trench grates are essential elements in any landscape project. They can be environmental solutions when implemented as Sustainable Urban Drainage
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How to Successfully Integrate a Pool Into A ..

Integrating a pool into a landscape can be tricky. With a partner like Jonite, you will be able to achieve the perfect balance of aesthetics and
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The Many Confusing Names Of Sump Covers

To some, a sump cover could mean one product; to others, it could mean another. So what exactly is a sump cover, and how should we accurately define
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Why Drainage Maintenance Is Important

While most may see drainage maintenance as a nuisance, increasing that frequency could help prevent significant dilemmas from happening.
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Steel Gratings vs Stone Gratings: Which Is Best ..

What are the different types of gratings out in the market? We list the pros and cons of each material — an excellent reference for your next project.