Dish Drying Racks | Dish Drainers

Dish Drying Racks | Dish Drainers

Description
Description

Dish drying racks, also known as dish drainers, are kitchen tools designed for air-drying washed dishes. They come in various sizes and designs to accommodate different kitchen spaces and dishwashing needs. Traditional racks are often made of metal or plastic, with slots for plates, cups, and utensil holders. Some feature tiers or levels to maximize space, while others are collapsible or foldable for easy storage. Over-the-sink models save counter space and allow water to drain directly into the sink. Dish drying mats are also popular, providing a soft surface for drying delicate items. These racks are used in home kitchens, helping to organize and dry dishes efficiently after washing.

History
History

Dish drying racks and drainers have been a practical part of kitchenware for a long time. In the early stages, dishes were typically dried with towels or left on absorbent mats. The concept of a dedicated dish drying rack emerged as a more hygienic and organized way to air-dry dishes. Early versions were simple, often just wire frames or wooden constructs.

As kitchens modernized, these racks evolved in design and material, incorporating plastics and metals for durability and ease of cleaning. They became more sophisticated, with features like separate compartments for different types of dishes and utensils, and designs that complemented the modern kitchen aesthetics. The evolution of dish drying racks reflects the ongoing balance between functionality and space-saving needs in kitchen design.

Future
Future

The future of dish drying racks and drainers is likely to be marked by innovation and adaptability. We may see designs that are more space-efficient, possibly featuring expandable or modular elements to fit different kitchen sizes. Materials could evolve to be more eco-friendly, utilizing recycled or sustainable sources. Some racks might incorporate self-drying technology, using low-energy fans or heat to speed up the drying process.

Smart features could also be integrated, like racks that signal when dishes are dry or systems that minimize water spots and streaks. Additionally, aesthetic design will likely continue to be important, with racks that not only are functional but also complement modern kitchen décor. These advancements aim to enhance convenience, sustainability, and the overall aesthetics of kitchen accessories.

Common Questions
Common Questions
What is the best way to let dishes dry?

The best way to let dishes dry is to let them air dry on a drying rack or by using the sanitizing cycle on the dishwasher. This will guarantee that dishes are drying with the most sanitary method. It is recommended to avoid drying dishes with a dishtowel as it spreads bacteria.

Why does a dish drying rack get dirty?

A dish drying rack gets dirty due to the grease that is in the kitchen air while cooking, dust within the household, and its location within the kitchen space. Any food particles that are missed during the cleaning process can also fall onto the dish drying rack causing it to get dirty.

What is the purpose of a dish rack for drying?

The purpose of a dish rack for drying is to simplify the kitchen clean-up process and routine as well as provide a specific place to set clean dishes and utensils to air dry. The ideal dish rack also holds plates and bowls securely to prevent them from becoming chipped or scratched.

Objects

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5.25” | 13.3 cm
5.25” | 13.3 cm
3.75” | 9.5 cm
HAY Dish Drainer Cutlery Holder
13.300
13.300
9.500
5
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HAY Dish Drainer Cutlery HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the HAY Dish Drainer Cutlery HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the HAY Dish Drainer Cutlery Holder
4” | 10.2 cm
11.75” | 29.8 cm
3.75” | 9.5 cm
HAY Dish Drainer Rack
10.200
29.800
9.500
5
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HAY Dish Drainer RackView of the HAY Dish Drainer Rack in 3D available for downloadView of the HAY Dish Drainer Rack in 3D available for download
.59” | 1.5 cm
16.54” | 42 cm
12.8” | 32.5 cm
HAY Dish Drainer Tray
1.500
42.000
32.500
150
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HAY Dish Drainer TrayView of the HAY Dish Drainer Tray in 3D available for downloadView of the HAY Dish Drainer Tray in 3D available for download
4.75” | 12.1 cm
18” | 45.7 cm
14.25” | 36.2 cm
1.13 lb | .51 kg
IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer
12.100
45.700
36.200
0.510
515
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IKEA Flundra Dish DrainerView of the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer in 3D available for download
14.75” | 37.5 cm
15.25” | 38.7 cm
11.75” | 29.8 cm
3.63 lb | 1.65 kg
IKEA Hultarp Dish Drainer
37.500
38.700
29.800
1.650
515
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IKEA Hultarp Dish DrainerPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Hultarp Dish DrainerPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Hultarp Dish Drainer
4” | 10.2 cm
23.5” | 59.7 cm
11.75” | 29.8 cm
8.25 lb | 3.74 kg
IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer
10.200
59.700
29.800
3.740
530
https://p3d.in/e/BhUJU
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IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer3D model of the IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer viewed in perspective
9” | 22.9 cm
18.875” | 47.9 cm
11.375” | 28.9 cm
4.25 lb | 1.93 kg
IKEA Kvot Dish Drainer
22.900
47.900
28.900
1.930
525
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IKEA Kvot Dish DrainerView of the IKEA Kvot Dish Drainer in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Kvot Dish Drainer in 3D available for download
3.15” | 8 cm
11.02” | 28 cm
15.35” | 39 cm
.94 lb | .43 kg
IKEA Lättbakad Cooling Rack
8.000
28.000
39.000
0.430
70
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IKEA Lättbakad Cooling RackView of the IKEA Lättbakad Cooling Rack in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Lättbakad Cooling Rack in 3D available for download
14.125” | 35.9 cm
19.625” | 49.8 cm
10.625” | 27 cm
4.75 lb | 2.15 kg
IKEA Ordning Dish Drainer
35.900
49.800
27.000
2.150
515
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IKEA Ordning Dish DrainerPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Ordning Dish DrainerPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Ordning Dish Drainer
5.375” | 13.7 cm
4.75” | 12.1 cm (Diameter)
4.75” | 12.1 cm (Diameter)
.31 lb | .14 kg
IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Short)
13.700
12.100
12.100
0.140
615
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IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Short)3D model of the IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Short) viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Short) viewed in perspective
7.125” | 18.1 cm
4.75” | 12.1 cm (Diameter)
4.75” | 12.1 cm (Diameter)
.38 lb | .17 kg
IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Tall)
18.100
12.100
12.100
0.170
615
https://p3d.in/e/GttoG
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IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Tall)View of the IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Tall) in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Ordning Utensil Holder (Tall) in 3D available for download
3.35” | 8.5 cm
11” | 27.9 cm
4.73” | 12 cm
.31 lb | .14 kg
IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder
8.500
27.900
12.000
0.140
280
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IKEA Ostbit Plate HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Ostbit Plate HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder
1” | 2.5 cm
15.75” | 40 cm
12.25” | 31.1 cm
.88 lb | .4 kg
IKEA Rinnig Dish Drainer
2.500
40.000
31.100
0.400
500
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IKEA Rinnig Dish Drainer3D model of the IKEA Rinnig Dish Drainer viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Rinnig Dish Drainer viewed in perspective
3.15” | 8 cm
11” | 27.9 cm
3.54” | 9 cm
.38 lb | .17 kg
IKEA Rinnig Plate Holder
8.000
27.900
9.000
0.170
250
https://p3d.in/e/LHOU7
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IKEA Rinnig Plate HolderView of the IKEA Rinnig Plate Holder in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Rinnig Plate Holder in 3D available for download
4.75" | 12.1 cm
12.25” | 31.1 cm
4” | 10.2 cm
.63 lb | .29 kg
IKEA Rinnig Utensil Rack
12.100
31.100
10.200
0.290
45
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IKEA Rinnig Utensil RackPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Rinnig Utensil RackPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Rinnig Utensil Rack
.75” | 1.9 cm
20.5” | 52.1 cm
13.75” | 34.9 cm
2.31 lb | 1.05 kg
IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Large)
1.900
52.100
34.900
1.050
500
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IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Large)View of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Large) in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Large) in 3D available for download
.75” | 1.9 cm
13.75” | 34.9 cm
6” | 15.2 cm
.75 lb | .34 kg
IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Small)
1.900
34.900
15.200
0.340
500
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IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Small)3D model of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Small) viewed in perspective3D model of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drainer (Small) viewed in perspective
7.5” | 19.1 cm
12.5” | 31.8 cm
5” | 12.7 cm
.75 lb | .34 kg
IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drying Rack
19.100
31.800
12.700
0.340
1100
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IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drying RackView of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drying Rack in 3D available for downloadView of the IKEA Vålvårdad Dish Drying Rack in 3D available for download
5.12” | 13 cm
4.73” | 12 cm (Diameter)
4.73” | 12 cm (Diameter)
.69 lb | .31 kg
IKEA Vålvårdad Utensil Holder
13.000
12.000
12.000
0.310
600
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IKEA Vålvårdad Utensil HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Vålvårdad Utensil HolderPerspective view of a 3D model of the IKEA Vålvårdad Utensil Holder
HAY Dish Drainer Rack
Scale illustrations of the HAY Dish Drainer Rack and other dish drying racks

The HAY Dish Drainer Rack is a part of three products designed by Shane Schneck to help dry your dishes. It is made of lacquered steel with several ribbed compartments for easy arrangement of your plates. This dish drainer rack looks chic, practical, and portable as it can be easily carried around the house.

The HAY Dish Drainer Rack has an overall length of 11.75” (29.8 cm), width of 3.75” (9.5 cm), and height of 4” (10.2 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the HAY Dish Drainer Rack with length, width, and height dimensions
The HAY Dish Drainer Rack is a part of three products designed by Shane Schneck to help dry your dishes. It is made of lacquered steel with several ribbed compartments for easy arrangement of your plates. This dish drainer rack looks chic, practical, and portable as it can be easily carried around.

The HAY Dish Drainer Rack has an overall length of 11.75” (29.8 cm), width of 3.75” (9.5 cm), and height of 4” (10.2 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the HAY Dish Drainer Rack with length, width, and height dimensions
HAY Dish Drainer Rack
Height:
4” | 10.2 cm
Width:
11.75” | 29.8 cm
Length:
Depth:
3.75” | 9.5 cm
Weight:
Area:
Materials
Powder-coated steel
Designer
Shane Schneck (HAY)

Drawings include:
HAY Dish Drainer Rack front elevation, side, plan

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IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder
Scale illustrations of the IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder and other dish drying racks

The IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder may look fragile, but it is solidly made with bamboo, a durable natural material. The vertical bits can hold a variety of kitchen items. If you are not using it as a drying rack, you can use it for organizing items.

The IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder has an overall length of 11” (27.9 cm), width of 4.73” (12 cm), and height of 3.35” (8.5 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder with length, width, and height dimensions
The IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder may look fragile, but it is solidly made with bamboo, a durable natural material. The vertical bits can hold a variety of kitchen items. If you are not using it as a drying rack, you can use it for organizing items.

The IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder has an overall length of 11” (27.9 cm), width of 4.73” (12 cm), and height of 3.35” (8.5 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder with length, width, and height dimensions
IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder
Height:
3.35” | 8.5 cm
Width:
11” | 27.9 cm
Length:
Depth:
4.73” | 12 cm
Weight:
.31 lb | .14 kg
Area:
Materials
Bamboo
Designer
IKEA

Drawings include:
IKEA Ostbit Plate Holder front elevation, side, plan

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IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer
Collection of drawings of the IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer compared to other similar dish drying racks

The IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer can be used in two ways. Mount it on a wall and make your kitchen look like those in a restaurant or just place it on top of the counter. It was designed by Ehlén Johansson using stainless steel. This drainer is nice and practical, as you can use it to dry any utensils. Underneath it is a removable tray for collecting water.

The IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer has an overall length of 23.5” (59.7 cm), width of 11.75” (29.8 cm), and height of 4” (10.2 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer labeled with length, width, and height in plan and elevation
The IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer can be used in two ways. Mount it on a wall and make your kitchen look like those in a restaurant or just place it on top of the counter. It was designed by Ehlén Johansson using stainless steel. This drainer is nice and practical, as you can use it to dry anything.

The IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer has an overall length of 23.5” (59.7 cm), width of 11.75” (29.8 cm), and height of 4” (10.2 cm).

Set of dimensioned drawings of the IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer labeled with length, width, and height in plan and elevation
IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer
Height:
4” | 10.2 cm
Width:
23.5” | 59.7 cm
Length:
Depth:
11.75” | 29.8 cm
Weight:
8.25 lb | 3.74 kg
Area:
Materials
Stainless steel tray; powder-coated steel wire
Designer
Ehlén Johansson (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA Kungsfors Dish Drainer front elevation, side, plan

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IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer
Set of drawings comparing the size of the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer and other similar dish drying racks

Households that need to store lots of dishes or with limited storage solutions will find the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer an ideal choice because of its generous size. It was designed by K Hagberg/M Hagberg using polypropylene and as a multipurpose dish drainer with the capability to hold nine glasses outside the drainer, a drainer rack for utensils, and a cup for holding cutlery.

The IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer has an overall length of 18” (45.7 cm), width of 14.25” (36.2 cm), and height of 4.75” (12.1 cm).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer labeled with length, width, and height in plan and elevation
Households that need to store lots of dishes or with limited storage solutions will find the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer an ideal choice because of its generous size. It was designed by K Hagberg/M Hagberg using polypropylene and as a multipurpose dish drainer with the capability to hold nine glasses.

The IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer has an overall length of 18” (45.7 cm), width of 14.25” (36.2 cm), and height of 4.75” (12.1 cm).

Series of measured drawings of the IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer labeled with length, width, and height in plan and elevation
IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer
Height:
4.75” | 12.1 cm
Width:
18” | 45.7 cm
Length:
Depth:
14.25” | 36.2 cm
Weight:
1.13 lb | .51 kg
Area:
Materials
Polypropylene
Designer
K Hagberg/M Hagberg (IKEA)

Drawings include:
IKEA Flundra Dish Drainer front elevation, side, plan

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HAY Dish Drainer Tray
Scale illustrations of the HAY Dish Drainer Tray and other dish drying racks

The HAY Dish Drainer Tray is a pantoned melamine tray with soft edges and a generous size. Designed to be used in conjunction with other kitchen accessories designed by Shane Schneck of HAY Design, the Dish Drainer Tray is an elegant daily essential for the contemporary kitchen. The HAY Dish Drainer Tray is available in light blue and powder colors.

The HAY Dish Drainer Tray has an overall length of 16.54” (42 cm), width of 12.8” (32.5 cm), and height of .59” (1.5 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the HAY Dish Drainer Tray with length, width, and height dimensions
The HAY Dish Drainer Tray is a pantoned melamine tray with soft edges and a generous size. Designed to be used in conjunction with other kitchen accessories designed by Shane Schneck of HAY Design, the Dish Drainer Tray is an elegant daily essential for the contemporary kitchen.

The HAY Dish Drainer Tray has an overall length of 16.54” (42 cm), width of 12.8” (32.5 cm), and height of .59” (1.5 cm).

Collection of elevation and plan drawings of the HAY Dish Drainer Tray with length, width, and height dimensions
HAY Dish Drainer Tray
Height:
.59” | 1.5 cm
Width:
16.54” | 42 cm
Length:
Depth:
12.8” | 32.5 cm
Weight:
Area:
Materials
Melamine
Designer
Shane Schneck (HAY)

Drawings include:
HAY Dish Drainer Tray front elevation, side, plan

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