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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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Protecting Urban Trees: Tree Pits vs Tree Grates

Tree pits and tree grates are both great ways to protect urban street trees. But there are some factors that might make one a better option than the
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4 Ways Singapore Incorporate Sustainability in ..

Discover ways Singapore, a city with limited space, uses architecture to fight against climate change.
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Stone and Brick were Sustainable Before the ..

Sustainability aims to reduce harm to the environment. Stone and brick were, and are still sustainable building and landscaping options.
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Replacing Broken Trench Drain Grates? Consider ..

Broken trench drain grates can quickly lead to serious problems. Consider the application, material, and installation when replacing them.
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Top 5 Airport Designs Around The World

Let us look at some of the most beautifully designed airports worldwide where entering them acts as an added bonus to our travelling experience.
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5 Best Tips on Remodelling a Bathroom

There are so many things to consider while designing your ideal bathroom. Here are some small yet essential tips to help you!
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Urban Landscape Architecture Improving Cities ..

Incorporating sustainable design in urban landscape architecture make cities more environmentally friendly, pleasant to live in, and easier to manage.
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Sustainable Buildings Around The World

Architecture is an essential field for sustainable innovation. Take a look at these green buildings which lead in example in minimizing harmful
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Stone Grate Options Are Growing

Reinforced stone grates offer both practical and aesthetic benefits to the landscape.
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Architectural Styles in Singapore

Discover the different architectural styles integrated into Singapore's local and iconic buildings.
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11 Benefits of Street Trees

Street trees provide a range of environmental, economic, aesthetic, and safety benefits to their surroundings. Consider planting some to reap the
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Types of Decorative Trench Grates

Whether it's for your home or a commercial area, it's important to pick the best type of decorative trench drain grate that meets your needs.
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The Next Big Thing in Decorative Trench Grates

Having a full range of customizable options can allow decorative trench drain grates to become an integral part of the scenery and design.
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Linear Drains Offer a Modern Look and ..

Linear drains offer a modern, clean look with simplified accessibility and care, making them the perfect drainage solution in many landscapes.
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Using Trench Drains for Surface Water Management

Trench drains help direct the flow of water, effectively managing surface water in the landscape. They also provide aesthetic and practical use value.
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5 Considerations for Trench Drain Systems

Picking the best trench drain system from all the options available today can be rather challenging. These 5 considerations will make things a little
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Watch For These Signs to See if Tree Roots ..

Backed-up drains and gurgling sounds in your sinks and toilets, spongy grass, and unpleasant smells may indicate tree roots are clogging your drains.
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Tips For Choosing The Right Drainage Grates

With so many drain grate options today, how do we choose the right grates for the correct drainage in its respective application?
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The Benefits Of Urban Trees

While underappreciated, having trees in urban areas presents more benefits than most people would think, more so in today's global warming condition.
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Improving Office Through Design And Architecture

As the saying goes, people work well when passion is involved, but can good architecture and design accomplish this? This article dwells into that
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Community-Engaged Architecture & Design for ..

In time, architecture would soon play a more significant role in providing for the masses. Collaboration with communities might be the next big thing.
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The Art Of Landscape Architecture

First impressions count in architecture, but mismatched landscapes will ruin that. Then again, what are some details we can use to create a matching
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Materiality and Architecture

With a huge array of materials available in architecture, how do we select the appropriate materials for the right needs, and what to look out for?
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Agriculture Architecture

An architect's ties to the food industry are much more profound, and designers are starting to reinvent the way we regard and manage food production.
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Common Preconceptions About Trench Grates

A common question asked by many, “Why do I need a channel grate in my house?” There are three popular responses to these queries.
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Comparing French vs English Garden Landscaping

The French and the English have been rivals for more than a thousand years. Garden landscaping is no exception.