Tag Archives: Wine cellar

Building the Finished Wall in the Wine Dining

We want to have the ‘Wine Dining’ room to be special.  When Jo-Anne learned that we could buy the wood from the wine tanks at Mirassou Winery on Aborn Road in San Jose, she said ‘Do it.’ Milling the wood and creating the wall has been extremely labor intensive and time consuming.  We think it […]

Reviewing the Wine Cellar Mock Up

Markus Benzenhofer, from TWA Systems, came to the job site today and reviewed the Wine Cellar.  Markus is working on the design and layout of the cooling panels in the ceiling, which will use our waste cold water to cool our wine. Reviewing the Wine Cellar Mock Up To design the cooling system, Markus needs to understand the load […]

Building the Profile of the Center Wine Rack

To complete the overall geothermal and hydronic design, We need to understand the cooling loads in the Wine Cellar.  To understand those cooling loads, we mocked up the North rack in the Wine Cellar. This was not sufficient so we built the profile of the center rack too. Having completed these mock ups, Bryan called Markus […]