Considering adding a metal bakers rack to your kitchen? Bakers racks were traditionally used to store mixing bowls and tins of flour and sugar. Today you can use them for the same, or a number of other things. A baker's rack adds a rustic vibe to your home and can be used a million different ways. Use it as a plant shelf on your screened-in porch or sunroom, or turn it into a cute coffee or wine station.