Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by Ally » Thu May 30, 2019 5:52 pm

4- cooker canopy, dish drainer, bottle of washing liquid, tiles.
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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by FrenchForumSurvivor » Thu May 30, 2019 5:54 pm

Didn't spot the washing liquid, not the same brand as ours.
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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by Ally » Thu May 30, 2019 5:56 pm

Couldnae tell you. It's about 18 months ago so probably, but not certainly Aldi.
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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by alittlebitmorefrench » Thu May 30, 2019 6:40 pm

FrenchForumSurvivor wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 5:31 pm
alittlebitmorefrench wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 5:05 pm
What..exactly..is that.....room ?

You have tiled up from the floor.

Is that to protect against floods ?
There are two clues, gonzo, pretty obvious what room it is.
Nope I'm lost...what room is it ?

Is it a bathroom ?

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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by Franksgranny » Thu May 30, 2019 8:11 pm

Previous owner of our house built a lovely little box in the side of the fireplace, I put the odd few euros in for my grandson to find,

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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by Aardvark » Thu May 30, 2019 8:45 pm

It is always good to have a secure place to hide stuff from burglars, etc. I built one behind a bathroom cupboard on my liveaboard boat. Open the door, lift out the shelf. This exposed a little hole that with a small pointed thing like a pen, could be used to slide the false back panel to one side. Tadaa! Hidey hole big enough for passports, valuables, firearms, chocolate, etc.
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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by Ally » Thu May 30, 2019 8:47 pm

alittlebitmorefrench wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 6:40 pm
FrenchForumSurvivor wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 5:31 pm
alittlebitmorefrench wrote:
Thu May 30, 2019 5:05 pm
What..exactly..is that.....room ?

You have tiled up from the floor.

Is that to protect against floods ?
There are two clues, gonzo, pretty obvious what room it is.
Nope I'm lost...what room is it ?

Is it a bathroom ?
Aye. Move on.
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Re: Building a hidden hidy hole in your house

Post by crakpot » Fri May 31, 2019 12:19 am

If you have the modern hollow doors best place is to make an insert in the top you need a step ladder to find it

If not use one in the garage or barn I can never find anything :lol:
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