We were surfing The Owner Builder Network the other day and came across this great DIY double bookcase door. The user SPECTREcat did a complete write-up on how they built this completely hidden entrance to their new secret room. They cut out the door opening from the wall and reinforced the door frame. Then they […]
One of this elaborate library’s bookcases rotates out to reveal a hidden passage to the wife’s home office.
We found this great bookcase door in a collection on LuxeSource.com. The bookcase is built into the office of a large house and opens to reveal a passage to the master quarters. Hidden doors like this can be creatively added to nearly any home, but are much more easily included from the planning phase of […]
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 […]