9 Hidden Safes for Around the House

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso

It would be nice if we didn’t have to worry about home security. But it is something we should think about, and storing valuables in hidden home safes makes it so easy! These compact safes are so clever, only you will know that these items serve a double purpose. With such secret compartments, you can conceal jewelry, credit cards, and other possessions in plain sight. For example, no one would ever think to rummage your toilet paper dispenser or surge protector for your family’s belongings. There’s a secret hidden safe for every room in the house, and most match any decor style. Plus, you don’t have to deal with complex installation, as some of these products can easily be hung on a wall or displayed on a tabletop. Whether you want to protect your valuables from burglars while taking a vacation or need to keep items out of reach from children and pets, you can discretely hide anything you need with these nine diversion safes.

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Wall Clock

It’s “time” to stash your valuables somewhere secret! This wall-hanging clock is perfect for small valuables. 

Amazon; about $12


Coffee Table Book

Hide prized possessions on your bookshelf in this box that locks via combination.

Bonus: Visitors will think you’re well-read and cultured.

Amazon; about $15



These small canisters will add ambience to a room while concealing money and other objects.; about $50



This handmade shelf with a drop-drown compartment will blend in seamlessly with any room or entryway.

Etsy; $270


Surge Protector

No one will suspect this surge protector decoy contains hidden treasures. Although it is non-functioning, it has an on/off switch that glows red and allows other household items to be plugged into it for added realism.

Amazon; about $21



Coat Rack

Keep your belongings safely stored inside this modern coat rack that will simultaneously complement your mudroom.

Etsy; $129


Wall Vent

You’ll know what’s behind this vent, but to everybody else it’ll look like an ordinary wall duct.

Safe Zone LLC; about $220 



This seemingly average outlet reveals a hidden built-in compartment that keeps your valuables safe at the turn of a key.

Wayfair; about $12


Toilet Paper Dispenser

Toilet paper is probably the least obvious hiding place for anything small enough to fit within.

Jet; about $17

Dani Caruso
By Dani Caruso
Dani is House One’s assistant editor. As a Norwalk, CT native, Dani graduated from UConn with a BA in Digital Media and Design. This millennial longs for the days of All That, Tamagotchis, and Dunkaroos. When she’s not working, she’s hanging outdoors, playing with her dogs, or watching makeup tutorials on YouTube.

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