Book safe diy. Here is the hollow book safe how to. Making a secret book safe is a lot easier than i thought. Crafting with damaged books. A hollowed out hardback book can turn into a safe that you can keep on the bookshelf in plain sight.
A hollowed out book is a clever place to hide valuables. Obviously this is more of a novelty than a secure safe but its a cool and cheap project that makes a great gift. How to make a book safe turn an old book into a sneaky place to hide money or treasures. How hard can it be to hollow out a book.
Its easy to make yours one of a kind with a personalized book choice although you probably want to pick something beautiful rather than a great read. It is easy and you only need a. How to make a book safe. So now i am left with two plastic bins of beautiful antique books in my garage waiting to be repurposed and given new life.
I destroy books for fun and profit and im here to tell you how to do it too. If you were really trying to make a foolproof safe you could use velcro or magnets to ensure that if a thief knocks everything off your shelves your book safe wouldnt open to reveal your valuables. How to make a secret book safe. I recall writing a few blog posts on recycling old books so i used my own site for reference and decided to tackle the book safe challenge.