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Carpeted Trap Door to Basement

Hidden Trap Door to Basement

We found this basement entrance hidden under a carpeted trap door on Photobucket. It appears the door conceals the seldom used basement and allows for the space above to be used as a small office area when closed. An installation like this goes against some building codes in the US, and could cause allow for […]

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Secret Faux Bookcase Door

Faux Molded Resin Books for Bookcase Doors

Thin secret doors with faux books like this one can be designed by Manor Bindery. They make custom molded resin faux books and design custom installations for them. You can find examples of their work in places like the National Library, the Ritz Hotel in Paris and Cartier New York. The can also help design […]

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Cellar Accessed Under Hidden Door in Deck

Deck Trap Doors Conceal Cellar Entrance

Sometimes hidden passages are created out of necessity for a functional space. Userjb2411 on ContractorTalk.com was hired to build a backyard deck. The deck was going to be at door level and cover over the exterior doors the basement cellar. To retain access to the cellar and have a functional space, two trap doors were […]

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