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Hidden Storage Flaps in Tactical Wallet

Wallet with Hidden Storage Flaps

This Hypalon wallet from ITS Tactical is made from a durable rubber material that resistant to UV light, chemicals and extreme temperatures. What brought it to our attention, though, was the two concealed flaps in the cash pocket. They can be flipped out to reveal a number of hidden compartments.

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DIY False Bottom Drawer

Easy DIY False Bottom Drawer

Here is an easy method from the Family Handyman to turn any drawer in your home into a secret hiding spot. Start with a deep drawer so the difference in depth won’t be so apparent. Then cut a 1/4″ thick piece of plywood to the dimensions of the drawer, minus 1/16″ in each direction. Glue […]

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Hidden Storage Behind Faux Wood Pile

DIY Faux Wood Pile in Fireplace

This Pinterest Challenge was created by Morgan over at Pepper Design Blog a couple years ago as a winter project. After having issues with the gas fireplace, they shut off the gas and she designed a way to cover up the old charred opening. A variation of this could be used in conventional fireplaces as […]

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Secret Bookcase Raises from Floor

Secret Bookcase Automatically Raises from Floor

This custom bookcase lives in the basement and is completely hidden from view at most times. The top of the case is covered with a piece of the flooring so it blends in with the floor. Upon pulling a lever on the wall in the gallery, however, it automatically raises from the floor. We’re not […]

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Secret Compartment in Drawer

Secret Compartment in Drawer

We found this custom crafted secret compartment on the BlokeBlogger‘s site. Here he creates a tiny secret drawer in the face of an actual drawer. The small compartment can only be accessed by first pulling out the main drawer, then using some type of push stick to press it out of the side.

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Secret Sliding Bookcase Door

Automatic Secret Library Bookcase Door

This secret bookcase door project got taken a little farther than most. After building a bookcase door that slides into a false wall cubby, user Kirzbleen at Instructables added an actuator with programming to open the door automatically. This secret door took months to plan an build, but the overall result it perfect. The door […]

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Secret Drawers in Bookcase

Bookcase with Secret Compartment Drawers

We ran across this bookcase with secret storage drawers in the furniture section of Etsy. The bookcase is handmade and is on priced on the higher end, but does include a hidden drawer under each shelf complete with hidden magnetic locks. You can move a magnetic key over specific spots on the exterior to allow […]

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Custom Steel Hatch

Stainless Steel Exterior Utility Hatch

While investigating the the Deck Hatches recently on Lucigold’s site, we ran across these heavy duty utility hatches. They implement the same overlapping lip design and gas shock supports as the deck hatches, but are made for use anywhere a horizontal hatch is needed. Great for covering wells, springs, meters and any other type of […]

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DIY Wooden Crate with Secret Drawer

DIY Wooden Crate with Secret Drawer

This Instructable walks you through the steps to build this functional wooden crate. It has a couple slightly advanced steps but can be built with primary wood shop tools. The feature that sets this crate off from other is the secret compartment underneath. The main storage basket has a false bottom, and there’s a drawer […]

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Deck Hatch Secret Cellar Passages

Deck Hatches to Hide Cellar Entrances

Yesterday we presented a custom deck trap door that allowed access to an external cellar basement door. That set us on a journey to see what other options there were for the same function. We found this company, LuciGold, that makes hatches for this specific purpose. Each of these hatches removes the need of opening […]

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