Published at Thursday, January 18th 2018. by neymar in Bakers Racks.
While traditional racks were open affairs with a tabletop in the middle and racks above, todays models are built with the needs of modern homes in mind. They may forego the open space below, opting for doored units, additional shelving or even a built-in wine rack instead.
The Wrought Iron Bakers Rack - this is the most famous of all the racks. These are again traditionally designed but are more versatile. The material they are made from brings life back to its original purpose. The wrought iron racks has a wire shelf that helps in cooling baked goods. Bakers racks are also used as bookshelves. These racks are usually found in kitchens because of large gaps between the wires. Small items cannot be placed until there is additional support underneath them.
These racks fulfill the requirement of more space in almost every part of the house along with giving an elegant and clean look to the environment. They are used for several functions in the house. Since racks originated in kitchens, many people still use them particularly in kitchen. However, their purpose is widened. Along with their traditional purpose of cooling baked things, people use them for extra storage, for holding candles or plant stands and even for arranging cookbooks. Most of the bakers racks come with built in cutting boards and wine racks providing additional space.
In fact, bakers racks make a great wine rack and serving station in the home, allowing you to both store and serve wine all in one place. Plus, the table offers a convenient place to open and decant a bottle of wine or prepare some cheese and crackers or other appetizers.
Okay, so you might be thinking, how can bakers racks be pleasing to the eye? The reason is, is that they are built out of different materials and are then styled a number of lovely ways through the finishes that are applied to them and the way that they are detailed. For example, there are selections crafted from a combination of glass, wood, and metal, featuring glass shelving supporting by a stainless steel base filled with ornamental accenting that is finished in a gold/pewter type color, creating a antique selection. Or, there are other choices made from just wood, like those that are built from rubber wood with a distressed white finished with elegant carved accents or others built from pine that have sleek lines and a dark walnut finish, developing a country themed option.
Their household usage is different. There are countless things that can be done with bakers racks. You can use them to store linens in the bathroom, or keeping toys in your childs bedroom or like a bookshelf in the living space. At party time, the purpose of these bakers racks can change completely. You can use them to place food where guests can help themselves.