We found a picture of this staircase on Pinterest. It’s concealed by a wooden panel to the side and a trapdoor on the floor.
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This secret shelter featured on Facebook is disguised as a ordinary yard shrub. The side opens up to allow entry into this small space.
This house featured on Imgur has multiple secret rooms. The first door looks like a normal door to an under stairwell closet and opens into a small secret room. Pull back the carpet in this room and you’re welcomed by another trap door to a low ceiling storage crawlspace.
This Honda GL1000 of Randakk’s Cycle Shakk in North Carolina has a false gas tank with panels that open up to reveal a hidden storage compartment. If anyone has extra information on faux tanks, let us know.
Here’s an idea for small apartment spaces. Store your linens under the floor to save space and have functional storage. You’ll also notice this bed has functional drawer storage underneath to make even better uses of space.
This Crick 2005 Show Boat featured on Boat-Fitting.co.uk contains a few finely crafted surprises that included hidden storage and making good use of space. The under floor wine storage in the hallway was our favorite. Nearly all of the accessible floor of this canal boat pivots up to reveal hidden compartments beneath.
This article from the DIY Network shows step-by-step how to remove a section of flooring and install a secret storage cubby below. While this may seem like an exotic feature, it can be done relatively easily in many homes.
Andrew Salomone over on Instructables.com describes how to create a secret compartment in a standard No.2 pencil. He uses several in-progress photos and details the construction fluently. You need a drill press in order to hollow the pencil, but the rest of the process looks pretty straightforward.
This chair had the top section of the arm removed by Jacob_M on instructables.com. Then he cut out a hole beneath the arm to reveal a large secret compartment inside. This doesn’t work on all couches, but some are waiting for someone to get the jigsaw out.
This spark plug from Zemnesia seems to target a specific niche of people. If you have a shop or garage, or work on cars, you may be able to use this to store/transport valuables out of site.