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35 Best Hidden Storage Ideas to De-Clutter Your House

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If you live in a small space,
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tiny home hacks are your best friend
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Instead of squeezing,
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stuffing and stacking your things into place,
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why not hide your clutter in secret storage?
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This is 35 Best Hidden Storage Ideas to Declutter Your Home
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1. Make shelves from repurposed wood with hidden drawers.
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Save money by using wood you already have
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to install floating shelves with a hidden drawer surprise.
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This serves a dual purpose
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and offers more storage than meets the eye.
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The overhead storage saves floor space
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and allows the room to feel more open with the bonus of a drawer.
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2. Faux Electrical Outlet with Recessed Storage Compartment
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The hidden storage area behind a would-be electrical outlet
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serves as the perfect decoy if you’re trying to conceal smaller valuables.
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It acts as a safe,
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takes up no significant space and blends in with the room,
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hiding your valuables in plain sight.
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3. Out of Sight Key Rack
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The key storage area is a very simple DIY project
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consisting of just hooks and labels.
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Cleverly concealed behind beautiful artwork,
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this faux setup will add to the room’s aesthetic appeal.
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4. Build a Cabinet Behind the Bathroom Mirror
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An easy to do storage solution offers several tiers of shelves.
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The larger the mirror,
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the greater the storage space you will be able to get.
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The versatility of it allows you to store a wide range of items you use in the bathroom.
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5. Artsy Garbage Receptacle
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Who said a garbage can can’t be chic and stylish?
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This garbage can is such a seamless part of the decor
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you can’t tell what it is.
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The door of this old cabinet is fitted with hinges at the bottom
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so the door just tilts open and is secured by chains at the side.
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6. Bathroom Cupboard Caddy
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A convenient way to store your hair accessories and products
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is right on the inside door of your bathroom cabinet.
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Whether your bathroom is large or small,
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this is a genius way to keep those items out of sight and organized.
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A bonus feature is the magnetic strip for bobby pins and metallic hair clips.
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7. Bound Book Storage Box
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An oldie but goodie storage solution
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is still a good way to conceal things that are of value to you.
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Just cut and paste the books onto a wooden box
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then give it a home on your bookshelf.
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8. Secure Your Valuables behind Appliance Grills
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Once you are sure that the appliance you choose
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will not pose any heat or water damage to the items you are storing,
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you are free to go.
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Just remove the grating and put away securely.
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9. The Slot Beside the Refrigerator.
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That little slot between the fridge and the wall
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has a lot of potential for storage of spices and other bottled items.
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The addition of wheels to your storage rack makes it easy to roll it in and out.
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10. Storage Compartment under Padded Seating
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This attractive and functional wooden chair storage
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is another practical dual purpose DIY.
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The chair seating has been reupholstered and padded,
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then reattached with hinges at the front.
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11. Hidden in the Tilework
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With the innovation of 3D blocks,
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another dimension of storage has been added for the bathroom.
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The draw-like design is secure
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and blends seamlessly into the rest of the tile work.
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12. Invisible Storage Door.
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This innovative creation is a discreet way to conceal your valuables on shelving,
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creating the illusion of a door.
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This product is called the InvisiDoor.
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13. Built In Storage beneath Bed Base.
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This storage idea is a massive space saver
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because of the sheer volume of usable space it provides.
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Simply lift the mattress
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and you have free and easy access to your stored items.
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14. Magnetic Makeup Storage
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The inside door of many medicine cabinet is made of metal
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which makes this an ideal spot for storing potted makeup.
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Without having to sacrifice any of the existing shelf space,
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magnetic tape can be affixed to the lid of each container
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and stuck onto the door.
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This will make it easier for you
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to identify the product you want to use since the label will be exposed.
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15. Recessed Bathroom Storage Cabinet.
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This recessed bathroom storage idea helps save space
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because it does not protrude from the wall.
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It appears purely decorative at first glance,
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however it is a quite functional storage cabinet
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and the doors are made of framed pictures,
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which provide the accent.
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16. Bathroom Mirror with Sliding Shelves
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This handy bathroom mirror design
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features slide out shelves on either side.
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It is convenient for storing medicines
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and other bathroom items which could alternatively be stored on the counter.
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17. Make Book Shelving out of Your Kitchen Island
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The corner of your kitchen island may be made into columns
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which can be fitted with shelves and doors for storing your cookbooks and such.
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It frees up your counter space
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while allowing you to keep your books in their own little area.
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18. Dual Function Storage Keyboard
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A cool computer keyboard doubles as a storage unit
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for items usually used at your computer desk.
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Store post-its, pen and other desk paraphernalia
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which are bound to clutter your desk area at some point.
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19. Stairway Drawer Storage
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Maximize the storage potential in your home
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with this under the stairs storage idea.
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It provides multiple storage areas
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with quite a bit of space for each as well.
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They are good for basement steps,
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but can also be used in the main stairway if you like it.
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20. One Drawer or Two Drawers?
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A simple modification allows you to conceal valuables
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in the second layer that will be created.
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The cover that results gives the illusion that you’re seeing the bottom of the drawer.
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21. Bookshelf Doubles as Secret Doorway
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Another version of the InvisiDoor,
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the idea is to give you two book cases for storage
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which actually perform double duty as doors to an entrance you wish to conceal.
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22. Faux Basement Stair Storage.
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There is a lot of space waiting to be used beneath the stairs in your home.
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Creating a recessed trap door on top of the broadest step
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will give you a hidden storage area for items you would like to keep out of view.
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Nicely camouflaged with a floor accent piece to further conceal the door.
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23. Store it in the Door!
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It is hardly a place anyone would think to look if they are searching for valuables.
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The idea is beyond clever,
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even though it will takes a little work to do it.
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24. Below the Cupboard, Above the Floor
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The base boards at the bottom of kitchen cabinets are called toe-kicks.
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This is an excellent hiding place for valuables to be stored.
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25. Conceal it in the Sofa
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An unassuming looking piece of furniture
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provides a large storage area for your possessions.
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It will go a long way in keeping the room clutter free.
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26. Re-imagined Floor Storage.
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Instead of tossing out old dresser drawers,
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a practical way to utilize them
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is to convert them into compartmentalized under the bed storage.
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You may decorate them however you like,
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add your personal style then tuck them neatly away under the bed.
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27. Pull-out Under the Counter Storage
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Make use of that dead space below your kitchen storage cabinets
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by installing some sliders and drawers.
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This can be done across the span of the cupboards
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to provide several additional rows of storage space.
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28. Repurposed Kitchen Counter Turned Coffee Table and TV Stand.
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This appealing coffee table was made from a kitchen counter
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which has been converted into a nifty storage space for your flat screen TV.
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The space below the TV also serves as hidden storage for other items.
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29. Bathtub with Shelves in the Framing
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The bathtub with a fold out frame offers storage
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which helps you keep your body wash and bath oils close
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as you soak your troubles away.
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It boasts enough space
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to also accommodate the cleaning agents you use in your bathroom.
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30. Upcycled Coffee Table with Drawers
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This coffee table is the perfect DIY project,
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giving the opportunity to use up items you may already have lying around.
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You can use old cupboard doors or drawers,
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or create one using wood and drawer sliders.
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31. Behind the Photo Frame Bathroom Storage
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A decorative recessed wall storage
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which offers a convenient way to stash toiletries out of sight with visual appeal.
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It is an excellent space saving hack
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which may also be used in any other area of the home which could benefit from additional storage.
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32. Headboard Storage Compartment
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An uncluttered bedroom is the ultimate haven.
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This storage solution is perfect for tiny bedrooms
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as It cleverly makes use of the space already occupied by the bed,
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creating a compartment behind the headboard to stow your items out of sight.
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33. Functional Rectangular Seating
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Positioned right below the window,
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this functional seating area makes for a well ventilated storage space.
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The seat area is hinged to allow access
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and it can be further decorated by adding cushions.
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34. On the Rocks
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A clever and safe way to conceal keys outside is through the art of disguise.
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You can protect them from the elements in a small empty container,
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and then disguise it to make it one with nature.
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35. Air Vent Storage
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The magnetic grating that covers your air-conditioning vent
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is a great location to hide valuables out of sight.
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You may choose to unscrew the grating each time you need access
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or simply attach it via magnets.
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