Smart Places to
Hide a Safe in Your Home
2. In a Vent
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6. Inside Stair Steps
After removing an existing stair tread, slip your safe inside the step, and re-attach the tread with a piano hinge so you can lift and lower it.
8. Behind the Mantel
Thwart thieves by hiding your safe behind cleverly designed mantel trim. The center panel can double as a door to a secret compartment for hiding a small safe.
10. In the Kitchen Pantry
One of the last places thieves are likely to check for your safe? Near your canned goods.
11. Inside a Second Fridge
12. Under the Stairs
Creating an opening in the walled-in space under the stairs is a more involved DIY project, but the larger space can secure a bigger safe.
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