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Everything you need to know about wine cellars.

At Wine Guardian, we’re not simply in the business of creating modern wine cellar equipment (Let’s talk about wine). We’re here to provide you with all the information you need to properly care for your fine wine collection. Looking to create a wine room in your home? Need a commercial-grade wine vault in your restaurant? Simply have a few questions about how to store wines? We’re here to help with everything. If you’re looking to find expert advice, turn to Wine Guardian, the wine cellar cooling professionals.

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Air-cooled vs. Water-Cooled

Building a Wine Cellar

What you should know before choosing between an air-cooled and water-cooled system for your wine room. There are several types of air conditioning systems currently being used for wine cellar cooling ranging from self-contained ducted units, through-the-wall units (TTW units can be installed without the help of a contractor and are also self-contained) and split

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How to Build a Wine Cellar

Building a Wine Cellar

Have questions about wine cellar construction? We have answers. When it comes to creating a custom wine cellar, even the D-I-Yer (Do-It-Yourselfer) shouldn’t go at it alone. That’s why Wine Guardian is here for answers to some of your most common questions. If you aren't looking to build your wine cellar yourself, our distributors can

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Small Wine Cellar Cooling

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When it comes to small wine cellars, we're experts down to the smallest detail. Whether your wine collection consists of a few bottles or a few thousand, it's of the utmost value to you. Every prized case of fine wine deserves to age in ideal conditions. And no wine cellar is too small to use

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Wine Temperature Control Technology

Wine Temperature Control Technology

Just as there are many different types of wine available, there are also many different ways to keep that wine at the proper storage temperature. Wine Guardian provides a full range of products with the most available options, variety of capacities and styles for precise wine cellar temperature and humidity control. Here are three of

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Selecting a Room for Wine Storage

Building a Wine Cellar

When considering a location for storing wine, you want to think about factors such as temperature, humidity, light and vibration, as each will have an effect on the long-term storage of your investment. Ideal Wine Storage Conditions: 55ºF to 57°F (12°C to 14°C) ambient temperature No more than 5ºf annual variation in temperature 55%

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Wine Cellar Cooling in Cold Climates

Wine Cellar Cooling in Your Area

Should I heat my wine cellar? In many cases, especially in northern climates, the answer is yes. Any cellars that would be subject to ambient temperatures below 55°F (13°C) should be protected with a heating coil. Without the ability to heat, a cooling unit can do nothing if the temperature in the cellar falls below

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Why You Shouldn’t Use Bottle Probes

Wine Temperature Control Technology

Bottle probes are never an effective way of accurately gauging the conditions of your cellar. When designing your wine cellar, you want to ensure stable wine temperatures for proper preservation and aging of the wine. The vast majority of sensors used to control temperature in wine-cellar air conditioners (irrespective of brand) are accurate to +/- 1°F

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Drinking vs. Storage Temperature

Wine Storage

To enjoy your wine collection at its finest, temperature matters. When it comes to serving wine, one of the most critical guidelines is also among the most commonly overlooked. We’re talking about wine temperature. Incorrect wine temperatures affect both the taste and the nose of wine. Not only do wine temperatures vary by type of

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Understanding the difference between wine cellars and wine coolers

Wine Storage

A wine cellar is a dedicated space that stores wine. It could be in the basement, under the stairs, or in a closet. Used in conjunction with a wine cooling system and the appropriate racking, it will store the wine in optimal conditions for long-term aging. Successful long-term storage conditions include a consistent temperature between

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How Temperature Affects Wine

Wine Storage

We take expertise in wine cellar temperatures to a whole new degree. Maintaining the ideal temperature in your wine cellar is critical to the preservation of your collection. Temperature change is hard on a bottle of wine. If the temperature consistently fluctuates up or down several degrees, your wines will be compromised and may age

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