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Shelf Lifts to Access Hidden Storage

Bookcase with Secret Compartments

These bookshelf plans from Canadian Woodworking show exactly how to build this sturdy 6ft tall pine bookcase. This bookcase holds a few secrets as well as books. Two of the shelves and the top panel all lift up to allow access to hidden storage areas. These tilting panels can be fit with any number of […]

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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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DIY Double Secret Bookcase Doors

DIY Bookcase Doors to Secret Room

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 […]

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Swing-out Bookcase Door

Secret Room Found Behind Bookcase Door

A user on Reddit uploaded pics to this Imgur gallery of a secret bookcase door they found in their house. Kids were playing and found out this bookcase pivoted out to reveal a spiral staircase behind. Half way down the staircase is a secret crawlspace that some unknown person had been recently living in.

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