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Kennedy End Table with Secret Pull-Out Drawer

Kennedy End Table with Secret Drawer Underneath

This Kennedy end table, available on Wal-Mart’s website, is made of solid wood construction. The simple, classic design would have you believe that what you see is what you get. Underneath though, there is an easy to access latch that allows a hidden drawer to drop down and then out. The felt lined concealment space […]

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Hidden Bookcase Door from InvisiDoor

Hidden bookcase doors are becoming more popular and are available from a number of mainstream sources. This bookcase door from Invisidoor can be found on Wayfair. Made to fit either 32″ or 36″ wide door frames, these bookcases are available in your choice of cherry, red oak or maple finishes. Beyond the basic door, all […]

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Secret Hollow Book with Flask

Secret Book Safe Conceals Flask

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 […]

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Secret Gun Storage Behind Mirror

Hidden Gun Compartment Behind Mirror

We found this Instructable on creating a secret gun compartment in the wall. Gadget-man explains how to cut into the wall, frame the area and hinge a mirror to conceal the area. He also used a keypad behind a nearby picture to lock and unlock his secret compartment.

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Hidden Storage Behind Headboard

Hidden Storage DIY Headboard Area

This DIY headboard is one of Glue Gun Annie’s projects that she presents with a complete how-to instructional post. Her situation was unique. Her bed normally set back in a creepy nook. She moved the bed out, and fashioned these fabric covered panels to conceal the area. There are shelves installed inside that can be […]

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Trap Door in Floor - Open

Custom Oak Trap Door in Floor

Bob Durnell posted this custom woodworking project over at LumberJocks. The small, seldom used basement of a California home lent itself to be accessed by a trap door. Bob lined up oak boards with the existing hardwood floor. He then epoxied those to an MDF board and reinforced it with iron channel for strength and […]

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Top 5 Monthly Precious Metals Purchase Programs

Northwest Territorial Mint Monthly Accumulation Program – NTM’s monthly purchase program allows you to either choose a max amount of money you want to spend each month, or you can choose to receive a specific number of bullion pieces each month. You can get most common types of silver and gold bullion. They’re plans seem […]

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