Living walls, living ceilings, smart interior landscaping solutions

Living walls, living ceilings, smart interior landscaping solutions

16 November 2018



A Fresh Approach to Creating Vibrant Interior Landscapes with smart planting solutions and Living Walls

At Scotscape we have made it our business to introduce and maintain sustainable landscapes in the built environment. Not only to make your company look good, but to demonstrate your green credentials and to promote biodiversity health and well-being. We install and maintain indoor and outdoor landscapes, and install smart greening solutions including living walls, green roofs and suspended living ceilings.

Using plants in any interior space attracts a range of benefits which go way beyond aesthetics. These include reduced noise levels, air purification, reduction of airborne dust, improved biodiversity and reduction of air temperature in the summer. All of these benefits impact users of buildings at a fundamental level by reducing stress and improving health and performance.

Researcher Craig Knight of the University of Exeter famously said: “There is a fashion for minimalist, monochrome styling (in the workplace) which pleases managers because it gives them a sense of control. But in reality it crushes the human spirit and we can now measure that. Adding plants makes people happier and productive.”

It is encouraging is that the benefits of plants can be proven. As far back at 2014 a study researching the benefits of plants in the workplace which involved academics from the University of Exeter, the University of Groningen in The Netherlands, and the University of Queensland, Australia, looked at two large commercial offices in the UK and The Netherlands.
Researchers found that plants significantly increased workplace satisfaction, self-reported levels of focus, and perceived air quality.

“Simply enriching a previously Spartan space with plants served to increase productivity by 15 per cent,” said lead researcher Marlon Nieuwenhuis, from Cardiff University’s School of Psychology.

Smart employers are incorporating plants both in interiors and in outdoor staff recreational areas to bring the health benefits of plants directly to their teams – improving productivity by up to 15%. This makes sound economic sense.

For guidance on how to incorporate interior landscaping into your work environment get in touch


Back to news

Similar news


05 September, 2018

RHS Tatton - The Oasis Garden

Scotscape Living Walls featured in The Oasis Garden at RHS Tatton – winning Silver Gilt, Peoples Choice and the best garden in the Future Spaces category. Congratulations to Dave Green for his Silver Gilt medal win at RHS Tatton this

Read more

05 September, 2018

Vertical Gardens - Not as new as you think!

Vertical gardening, living walls, or green walls – these are phrases we use a lot when talking about greening up our cities and towns to make them happier, healthier, cleaner & greener places to live and work. New technology enables

Read more

14 September, 2018

BALI National Landscape Awards 2018

The winners of this year’s BALI National Landscape Awards Scotscape are honoured to have been selected along-with other esteemed colleagues in the landscaping industry, as one of the BALI National Landscape Awards Winners for 2018 for Interior Landscaping at Asics

Read more


You hav successfully subscribed to our mailing list.