Hidden Rooms Aren't Just for the Movies! / by Keith Moehle

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Hidden rooms seem like it's a novelty inspired by a Nancy Drew book or a James Bond movie, but it can actually be valuable for an ordinary homeowner!

A hidden room can easily be put behind a staircase or hidden behind a bookcase which can be opened with just a snap and push. Here are the three main reasons you should consider a Secret room!

1) Let’s begin with Security:

  • A hidden room provides the perfect place to conceal a safe, valuables and keep any firearms out of reach from small children. It can also provide a secret, safe place in your home in case of an emergency.

2) Now let’s talk about Storage:

  • A hidden room can also provide a place for storage. You can keep the clutter out of sight and like a walk-in closet, but with added benefits since it is hidden!

3) Finally, onto the Fun!

  • A hidden room can be a quiet place in your home where you go to read or open up to a man cave or theater room! The possibilities are endless!

If you are interested in creating a hidden room, we would love to help you design and build a dream space! This project is a great addition to a larger remodeling project with us and will most likely be more affordable as well!

-KM Builders is San Antonio’s premier remodeler specializing in kitchens, bathrooms and room additions. We boast the largest in-house staff in San Antonio offering architectural design, interior design, and cabinet design for all your remodeling needs!