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4 Smart Secret Storage Ideas For Your Home

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Every homeowner is guilty of always being on the lookout for secret storage spots where they can stash their belongings neatly. Whether you live in a compact apartment, mobile home, luxury villa, or a huge mansion, you'll find that there's a lot that you can do with what you already own and that there's no limit when it comes to turning every inch of space into a makeshift shelf or drawer. To help you out, we've listed out four ideas that you can work on:

At first glance, this striking green panel looks like any other accent wall. However, with a few quick clicks you'll find that it's a concealed closet used as a pantry. Secret shelving isn't just for groceries, too—you can use it to keep spare outerwear, shoes, or even craft supplies. 

Barcelona-based photographer Christian Schallert takes "secret storage" to a whole new level—in his lego-style apartment, all the walls open up depending on the purpose or intention. From getting ready for bed to dressing up, everything he does requires pushing and pulling walls to reveal what he needs. 

READ: WATCH: This 24sqm Apartment Turns Into Infinite Spaces 

From afar, this looks like an ordinary nook complete with a graphic piece of wall art. Little do we know, the very same frame opens up to be a spot for routers and gadget chargers. This nook keeps these must-haves from being eyesores in the main living space.

Outsmart naughty hands by hiding valuable items or even money in trick sockets! You can ask the help of your neighborhood handyman to help you install these nifty drawers to avoid damaging solid wood and concrete walls. 

RL Tip: Get your hands on imitation double plugs via Amazon! 

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