44 Smart Farmhouse Bookshelf Design Ideas

No matter in which part of the house you are using the bakers rack, the purpose remains the same: providing you additional space. This is very useful furniture and was traditionally used only in bakeries and kitchens to cool baked things. As more people became aware of the basic purpose of these racks, their usage was spread in other parts of the house.

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.

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 child’s 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.

Like any other piece of furniture, these racks are available in different sizes, texture and styles to fit according to your home décor. Some common types of material that they are made up of are listed below:

*- Oak Bakers Rack – they give it a traditional design with a modern touch. It is actually not designed to cool food stuff on it but is used more for countertop activities. They are easy to maintain and clean. However using items that scratch the surface will harm its outer look.

*- 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.

*- Wooden Bakers Rack – these are antique racks and are available in shaker type designs and have an old country kitchen theme attached to them. Usually they are finished with black or white polish giving them a more farmhouse type style.

Moreover, bakers racks come with different finishes to match your home décor. The widely known and most fashionable finishes are: distressed washes, acrylic finish, glossy wood stains and laminated. Steve Silver Company possesses almost every variety of this beautiful furniture. Take a look at some of them:

*- Steve Silver Briarstone Bakers Rack – this piece of furniture is beautifully crafted in a traditional elegant style. They are available as a perfect choice for your kitchen and dining area. These are large racks offering up to 7 bottles while your wine glasses are hanging close in a glass rack. Made of metal and wood, they offer long lasting durability and extra storage and serving space.

*- Steve Silver Sumatra Oak Bakers Rack – this collection will bring life back to your kitchen or dining room. The collection includes beautiful rope patterns and refined details with a combination of wood and metal in crafting. This piece will give you a classic dining feel. Finished with Oak shine, this rack comes with an additional wine storage area along with a hanging wine glass rack.

*- Steve Silver Trisha Cherry Bakers Rack – promoting contemporary style, this piece of furniture has a handy storage for wine, glasses and other kitchen items to keep them accessible all the time. Crafted from solid hardwood and metal, these racks are finished with cherry wood and dark ironwork.