In today’s world, virtually every house needs a wine rack, and although formerly only seen in the most well-to-do of homes, wine racks have become no longer a symbol of fancy cuisine but a symbol of general home cooking instead. These symbols of home cooking used to be teapots and coffee mugs, but now, more and more often, wine racks are gracing American homes.
However that certainly does not mean that people know how to store wine, or know how to choose it, for example, but the major point is that it is becoming a home-like icon similar to that of potholders hanging on the wall or towels hanging on the oven handle, for example.
Build Your own Wine Rack: What Type to Build?
If wine racks are becoming a symbol of home cooking, then logically we should all choose a wine rack that suits our very own home. A stainless steel kitchen, for example, might best be graced with stainless steel under cabinet wine racks. But what should our homes use to store wine if the cabinets are wooden and the fridge is white?
A good idea is to take matters into your own hands and build your own wine rack yourself. For some, this may be considered as your case, and if so, you should still read on, as you just might be able to come to terms and believe that you can do it.
If you build anything at all yourself, to build your own wine rack should be quite an easy task, as it involves no doors or drawers, just some wood and some nails, and hopefully some paint so that you can build your own wine rack in style.
You can even make building your own wine rack a family affair. Although only adults should be involved in the hammering and sawing processes, the painting and finishing can be either inspired by, or even done by, the children of the house.
You might even choose to paint your own dog on your wine rack, or you might choose to make your wine rack match the rest of the kitchen or your dining room, or your pantry, or wherever it is that you plan to place the wine rack once it is finished. This way, when you build your own wine rack you will be satisfied with the end result. The most important thing to remember however when you build your own wine rack is to have fun, and to make it unique and personalized.