Which Cooling System is Right for Your Wine Cabinet Project?

| July 18, 2019

The question of “what type of cooling system should I use?” when choosing a wine cabinet can be intimidating. We are here to put your mind at ease and provide you with an informative breakdown of our different applications.

Two Banks of Refrigerated Cabinets Store Wine Perfectly at Historic NH Hotel

| September 3, 2013

Refrigerated wine cabinets designed and handcrafted by Vigilant Inc. provide perfectly chilled wine storage for the new SALT Kitchen and Bar at the Wentworth-by-the-Sea Hotel in New Castle, N.H. Vigilant designers, woodworkers and installers completed the construction of the distinctive wine refrigerators during the remodeling of the dining room and chef’s bar at the historic […]

Wine Bottle Closure: Put a Cork in it? Maybe Not!

| April 19, 2012

Wineries are trading the romance of the “pop” for more practical screw caps Wineries in Spain are forbidden by law to close their bottles with anything but natural cork. Elsewhere, wineries from New Zealand to California are debating the relative merits of plastic corks, natural corks and screw caps. As specialists in long-term wine storage, […]

Wine Cellar Climates

| April 13, 2009

Wine cellars have never been more popular in the home than right now. People are remodeling their homes to include a wine cellar or wine room. Others have included a wine cellar in their wish lists for new home purchases. All over the country, wine cellars are being built, but are they being built with […]

Importance of Humidity in a Wine Cellar

| April 13, 2009

Today we are going to discuss the importance of proper humidification in your wine cellar. Often overlooked, maintaining proper humidity in your wine cellar environment is paramount to preserving your wine collection. Many people do not understand that when a wine cellar is cooled to a temperature of 55-60 degrees F, a conventional wine cellar […]