Barking bookcase? Don’t be surprised! This bookcase door and secret room was custom built into a home in Houston’s Bridgeland community, by Trendmaker Homes. They took a normal doorway and created a custom built-in set of shelves. At a moment’s notice you can swing the door into the room and reveal a secret dog playroom! […]
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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 […]
We found this great bookcase door in a collection on LuxeSource.com. The bookcase is built into the office of a large house and opens to reveal a passage to the master quarters. Hidden doors like this can be creatively added to nearly any home, but are much more easily included from the planning phase of […]
This secret wood panel in the Winchester Mansion opens up to reveal a hidden set of stairs behind. Sara Winchester was the the widow of William Wirt Winchester and heiress to his estate and a 50 percent holding in the Winchester Repeating Arms Company following his death from tuberculosis in 1881. As the legend goes, […]
Confronted with a bedroom in the basement with no separation from the TV room, user deanaronson over at Ikea Hackers created this wall of bookshelves with a secret door. They used three 30″ wide bookcases and a 15″ case on the far left to create the divider. The back was strengthened by adding plywood to […]
We found this picture on Qoloq.com with no description or background info. It’s a great implementation of a Wardrobe to Narnia. The full size mirror opens up, baseboard included, to reveal an entire room behind. If any one has more details, let us know!
This interior designer incorporated a secret passage into the rooms art. A large framed poster pivots out with a piece of the wall to act as a secret door.
This Imgur user posted pics of a double bi-folding bookcase door setup. It’s built into the wall and conceals a small laundry room
This individual found a bookcase door in his basement that opened up into a secret room.
We weren’t able to find out much about this room except that it contains trap doors to additional space below the floor accessed through trap doors.