The folks over at DIY Easy Crafts have an entire section devoted to secret compartments you can build at home. One of the more involved compartments is this DIY floating shelf with a hidden gun safe inside. They have a complete breakdown with illustrations of what it takes to build your own version. The shelf […]
A user on Instructables created this custom nightstand with a hidden drawer under the top. The top rail above the visible drawers can be pulled out to reveal a hidden storage space large enough to conceal a firearm, jewelry and other valuables right next to your bedside.
The Survival First channel on Youtube recently posted this video of a DIY secret compartment nightstand. After removing the top of the nightstand, they attached two small hinges and a latch mechanism. Then they added a shelf inside with the help of some wooden blocks. When the lid is closed, no one would be the […]
YouTube user PostmasterPrepper uploaded this video of his homemade secret compartment furniture. He took an old dresser and carefully cut out a rectangle in the top where the center panel met with the outer frame. A cross member and piano hinge was attached near the rear of the dresser. He added an interior shelf to […]
Linh Ngo has created this wall mounted gun rack that’s concealed behind a lift up panel. A video of his creation is here. His panel is a woodburned mural on a piece of cedar of the classic “Don’t Tread On Me” flag. This could be substituted for any number of paintings, collages, photos, etc. The […]
We found this interesting shelving on the Bit Rebels‘ site. Each rectangle is a wood box, and covered with piece of a painting or collage. Each door slides to the side independently and reveals useful storage inside. This type of hidden storage would be easy to duplicate with a variety of art, paintings or photographs […]
I recently acquired a sleek new stash book from John and Kara over at Secret Safe Books. I didn’t know what to expect, but the quality and presentation of the product was top notch. Secret Safe Books offers a number of titles of real books that they cut the center out to provide a hidden […]
Amazon carries this simple and effective rubber coated magnetic mount for pistols. Easily place a pistol under a desk, closet shelf or locker. Each strip consists of two magnets. Strips can be cut in half to hold individual magazines. They can also be mounted at different heights on the wall to hold up barrels of […]
This secret wood panel in the Winchester Mansion opens up to reveal a hidden set of stairs behind. Sara Winchester was the the widow of William Wirt Winchester and heiress to his estate and a 50 percent holding in the Winchester Repeating Arms Company following his death from tuberculosis in 1881. As the legend goes, […]
Called the Privacy Pillow, this pillow has a secret compartment located inside and accessed from the end. The pocket accommodates valuables, private things, self-defense items, important documents, or anything else that fits. The pocket is made of leather and is held shut with a clasp.