This custom bookshelf door was made by Dowd Temple Designs. It doesn’t pivot or slide to the side like many secret doors, but pushes straight back on casters to reveal a large walk-in closet space.
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JW Construction out of Cambridge, MA can build custom hidden entrances and secret rooms in your home, like the secret wooden bookcase door shown here.
This secret room entrance from Creative Home Engineering is concealed by a custom bookcase door.
This door uses 4×4 ball bearing hinges and a 4″ wheel on the outer edge to support the weight of the door when it swings. The floor is feathered down as the door opens so the shoe doesn’t catch. When closed, the fit is tight, and you can not see a gap.
Whether inspired by James Bond, Anne Frank or Scooby-Doo, it seems many people long for a secret/hidden bookcase door. They can be used to conceal safe rooms, vaults, wine cellars, or simple closets and utility rooms. No matter where a hidden door goes, if it’s made public, it’s a novelty that’s sure to be a […]
Library with secret door – (via mooneylindsey)
Secret bookcase door – (via Gary Fixler)
Rolling bookshelf – hidden door open Rolling bookshelf – hidden door closed Rolling bookshelf – hidden room
Arched secret bookcase passageway
Secret room behind bookcase