A Wine or Glass Rack for your Cabinet Storage Area
You don't need to be a wine connoisseur to appreciate the benefits of wine storage. And if you are wine lover, you need not build a wine cellar to enjoy the fruits of the vine in your home. Whether you plan on storing one bottle of wine or one hundred, you can use cabinet space or a corner of a room by adding a wine rack. To keep corks wet and wine tasty, wine needs to be stored in a place where it won't be affected by factors like humidity, temperature, and lighting. All of these factors can ruin both a $10 and $100 bottle of wine. The most effective way to stave off these factors is to store your wine in a wine rack.
by Eneida P. Alcalde
Wine Rack Options for your Cabinets or Wall Shelves
There are many different types of wine racks available, but the best kinds are the horizontal ones. Vertical racks will dry the wine bottle's cork and ruin the wine, while horizontal racks keep the cork moist, keeping your wine free from sediment and a foul taste.
Wine racks are made from metal or wood and can be installed in cabinets and on wall shelves. Racks also come in different sizes and styles to accommodate your needs. You can even install wine racks inside your cabinet storage units or hang them from the ceiling.
To accompany your wine you can also look into purchasing racks for you wine glasses. Again, there are different types of glass racks, but the most popular ones tend to be those that are installed directly into your cabinet storage units or those that are attached to wall shelves.
Whatever options you choose wine and glass racks will be great additions to your cabinet storage space or wall shelving units.
About the Author
Eneida P. Alcalde works in Washington, DC and has written several grants, educational manuals, and promotional material for development organizations. Eneida holds a B.A. in international politics and Spanish from the Pennsylvania State University.