How Do I Design A Wall Wine Rack Display?

| May 6, 2011

Wall wine racks are the major component in a home wine cellar. The racks display the wine, allow you to keep track of your inventory and keep the wine horizontal (the ideal position for wine storage). There are many different types of wall racks, however. Combining a few different kinds will give you flexibility in […]

What Kind of Furniture Can I Add to My Wine Cellar?

| April 26, 2011

While not essential, adding a few pieces of furniture when you draw up your wine cellar design can add a cozy touch to the room and give you a convenient place to sit and sip your wine. A table and a few chairs is usually sufficient. You can even find pre-stained furniture to match your […]

Controlling Wine Cellar Temperature

| March 23, 2011

Maintaining a constant, cool temperature is the best way to preserve your wine collection. After all, wine is an investment and certain conditions are needed to keep it that way. Temperatures over 70 degrees Fahrenheit should be avoided, as that will age wine too rapidly. If heat is trapped in your wine storage area or […]

Does My Wine Storage Have to be Huge & Costly?

| February 22, 2011

Don’t hold off building a wine cellar because you don’t have the space or the funds for a whole room installation. A home wine storage unit may be as small as a single wine cube or as large as your imagination. On the smaller end, wine storage units may be a multi-cube tower in your […]

Which Wines Age Best in a Wine Cellar?

| January 27, 2011

Looking to store some wine in your wine cellar but not sure how long you should let it age? Here is a guide to storing common types of wine. It’s important to note that these aging suggestions are just a guide and are determined assuming the wine is stored under ideal conditions. Wine that is stored […]