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The various types of grating explained
Based on where you are from, different countries have different terms for "storm drain".

Accordingly to Wikipedia, a storm drain is largely a tunnel that carry runoffs (rain) from urban areas. For a layman, it helps to think along the line of sewage system that operates beneath our cities.

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In america, this is best known "storm drain" or "storm sewer".

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In the united channel drain grate cover kingdom, this is actually also known as "surface water drain" or "surface water sewer".

In Australia and New Zealand, it is best known "stormwater drain".

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And there it is, the very next time you hear someone mentioning "storm drain", "storm sewer", "surface water drain","surface water sewer" and "stormwater drain", you now know they refer to the same thing.

Functions of storm drain include draining excess water (rain or storm water) and ground water from pavement, streets and carparks into rivers and streams to avoid flooding.

Although storm drains perform a amazing job of draining excess water from the urban areas, the inlets are essentially openings where left uncovered can pose a danger to pedestrians. Left uncovered, rubbish will get into the storm drains and cause choking which may eventually lead drain grate cover to flooding.

In order to guarantee storm drains serve their purposes while minimizing the risks posed to pedestrians and to prevent choking of the drains, drain covers (gratings) are used to cover the inlets (openings) of the storm drains to accomplish the two purposes.

Over at Jonite, we focus on steel reinforced drain covers (gratings) which cover your storm drains while preserving the aesthetic grate components of the architecture around the drain covers.

What is a channel drain?

A channel drain is basically the exact same thing like a trench drain. The fact is, you'll find names for example line drain, slot drain, linear drain or strip drain which all refer to the same thing object.

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A channel drain (trench drain) is a type of floor drain that features a channel shaped body characterized by its long length and narrow width.

Channel drains (trench trench drain cover drains) tend to be mistaken for french drains. It is advisable to remember that french drains aren't the same as channel or trench drains.

With any type of drains, channel drains (trench drains) too need a cover to serve as a safety precaution and also to prevent large objects from entering the drains which cause choking.

At Jonite, we concentrate on steel reinforced channel (trench) grates (channel / trench covers) that gives you with the best of steel in its' strength and durability plus the magnificence of stone that is unmatched by another material you could find to develop channel (trench) grates.

Go and visit our range of channel grates (trench grates) here.

Link to: http://www.jonite.us/products/channel-grates




 
 
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