24 Sneaky Hiding Places That Will Fool Even The Smartest Thief
Most likely, every single one of you reading this has stuff that you feel is valuable enough to require a hiding spot. Perhaps you inherited your grandmother’s pearls and hiding it the jewelry box just isn’t cutting it. Or maybe that 80-year-old Rolex should be placed somewhere other than the drawer in your bathroom. Keep reading to get some great ideas on where to hide your precious belongings, just in case you find yourself being robbed.
#1. You could install a secret drawer in the windowsill.
The robber would never have a clue that what they were looking for was right in the window they came through. Silly crooks.
#2. This idea is absolutely ingenious.
And it doesn’t look like it’s that hard to make. You’d never have to worry about someone looking there, unless they read this article, of course.
#3. A hidden compartment in a chair is the perfect hiding spot.
Dinner guests would have no idea that they were literally sitting on a small fortune.
#4. Hiding money in a fake jar of nuts is a really good idea.
Unless the person robbing you wanted to take a handful for the road, of course.
#5. This is probably one of the best things we’ve ever seen.
The birds will definitely know what you’re up to, but who are they telling?
#6. This secret bookshelf is straight out of a mystery novel.
Too bad they couldn’t figure how to spin them around into a secret vault. Now, that would be impressive.
#7. This doortop stash is pretty intense.
This person went to pretty extensive lengths to hide that…USB drive? What could they possibly be hiding on there?
#8. This secret crawlspace access door is great if you ever need to hide yourself.
Like for an epic game of hide-and-seek, or the impending zombie apocalypse. Whatever the occasion may be, this space is perfect.
#9. Rolling up your valuables in a diaper while taking a dip in the ocean is brilliant.
Let’s be real. No one wants to look and see what’s inside a rolled up diaper. No one.
#10. Too many people have fake potted plants sitting on their kitchen counter.
Instead of using them only to take up space, you can utilize them, as well. It’s the perfect amount of space to hide your money or jewelry.
#11. This picture frame is the ultimate hidden safe.
People would be admiring this beautiful picture and never even realize that they were stashing their vacation money in there.
#12. Putting drawers in the stairs is the perfect idea if you need a lot of space to hide things.
They could also be used to stash all of your winter clothes.
#13. Using a fake hornets nest to hide your keys will ward off anyone trying to look for a way into your home.
First off, this fake nest looks exceptionally real. And even if the person thought it might be fake, who wants to take the chance to find out?
#14. If you’re anything like us, this safe would be absolutely useless.
We have no problem looking through people’s old CDs. Your secret would be discovered within seconds of spotting this.
#15. This idea is a simple way to hide your keys.
Just glue the bottle to a rock and BAM, no one will ever suspect a thing.
#16. Are your kids constantly invading your chocolate stash?
They most definitely won’t find your goodies in this bag of frozen vegetables.
#17. Whether or not this works entirely depends on who you have hanging out at your house.
You wouldn’t want just anyone to stumble across your rent money and a lot of people like mayonnaise.
#18. No one would ever think to look here.
Just make sure to take it out if the cable guy is over messing with your lines.
#19. Putting a secret compartment in a coffee table could have multiple uses.
Not only can you hide your valuables in there, but you can also hide your remotes, or any snacks you don’t want your partner to snatch up.
#20. Does your son keep stealing your daughter’s allowance money?
Well, then this is definitely perfect for her. There’s no way that he’d pick up one of her stuffed animals to look for money.
#21. Adding about a foot of piping isn’t hard to do at all.
And then you have an excellent stash spot that no one will ever find.
#22. You wouldn’t be able to fit too many things in here.
But if you’re just looking to hide a few twenties, or apparently a USB drive, then this would be a good fit for you.
#23. Honestly, this one is just kind of silly.
What if someone wants to take your trash out for you? What if they dump it into a bigger can, and all of your stuff goes in with it?
#24. Considering no one really wants to look at your old family photos, this is a fantastic idea.
And it’s also a really great way to pass an inheritance to someone.