Hidden Gun Storage: Hide Your Guns In Plain Sight

Hidden Gun Storage: Hide Your Guns In Plain Sight
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How To Hide Your Guns (c)Some people want to hide their guns from potential intruders.  Others want to hide their guns from the Feds.

The bottom line is we’re all looking for the best, unique ways to intelligently hide our guns throughout our homes.

There’s no feeling quite like knowing you’re fully protected, armed to the teeth, and no unexpected guest would ever guess it.

In this article, I want to show you:

  • A few larger hidden gun furniture pieces for your shotguns and rifles
  • Some compact options for handguns and EDCs
  • Some DIY hidden gun storage project ideas
  • One clothing option that’s ideal for concealed carry

To kick things off, I first want to introduce you to the vast possibilities. Below is a Tactical Walls video that highlights their hidden gun storage options.

You have to admit the hidden gun furniture technology has come a long way in recent years. These shelves look great, and you’d never know that are packed with firearms. These guns are hidden, locked but ready to go at a moments notice.

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Hiding Your Shotguns and Rifles in Larger Furniture

How about having your firearms secretly hidden in a soft sided bench?  Check out the video below of a well-designed but affordable bend by American Furniture Classics.

The biggest downside to this option is it’s not quite as “hidden” as some of the other option we will cover in a minute. However, this hidden gun bench design is one of the most affordable options I’ve found.

When a burglar sees your gun safe what do you think goes through their mind?

If you have a safe, then it’s probably got something valuable in it, and I WANT IN. They will work hard to pry it off your wall and take the entire thing with them.

If you’ve installed your gun safe correctly, they will fail, but they still know exactly where your firearms are located.

What do you think goes through an intruders mind when they pass a bookshelf, bench, or coffee table?

They won’t think anything of it. Nothing worth my time here, keep moving. That’s the beauty of these high quality hidden gun storage locations.

Now, here’s another living room furniture piece perfect for hiding your guns.

Would you rather keep your guns hidden in your master bedroom instead of your living room? I prefer to hide them in my bedroom. Here’s a functional full-length mirror that will hide all your firearms such as rifles, handguns, and ammo.

This next hidden guns storage option is more for show than functionality, but you can’t deny that it’s impressive. It can certainly add a bit of flare to your gun hiding efforts.

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Hiding Your Handguns and EDCs In Plain Sight

This next video also has both handgun hiding options and rifle options. The smaller hiding locations are great because they function as a standard kitchen or office organizing tool.

Caulk boards and magazine holders are not sites anyone suspects to have guns hiding in them.

Hiding a rifle behind a picture is a genius idea by using the interior wall space. The smaller options are slick as well.

Here’s a picture of a small affordable hidden gun shelving system you can buy from Amazon.

wall shelf to hide guns

Ever thought of stashing a gun in your clock? You don’t even need to cut a whole in the wall for this option…Glock In A Clock!

Here’s a well designed free standing clock option you can buy straight from Amazon.

Gun Hiding In A Clock

How about hiding your guns in your coat rack? A coat rack is something that can be built by anyone with some woodworking skills.

No need to hang your gun above your door with this simple DIY design.

Air vents can make for excellent places to store a hidden firearm or two.

Air Duct Hidden Gun Safe

Here’s another simple DIY design you could build on a weekend if you have some basics woodworking skills.

Note: It’s a long video, but you get the main concept right out of the gate.  If you want to see the entire process, then watch the whole video.

Hidden Gun Storage Underneath Your Desk or Coffee Table

Maybe you like the idea of hiding your guns but worry about not being able to grab it fast enough from a hidden, locked compartment. This option allows you quick access to a pistol hiding under your desk.

I would NOT recommend this method if you ever have small children in your home. Children like to hide and play games under furniture.

Hidden Gun Apparel

Do you like the idea of concealed carry but find it’s not comfortable to have a gun in your waistband all day? I don’t care how much padding your Hostler has it will still get uncomfortable when worn for extended periods of time.

Check out these pants that solve this issue.

Hidden Gun Wrap Up

I hope you got some great ideas on what is currently available and on the market for hiding your guns in plain sight. I believe these products are the future for safe, smart hidden gun storage.

Bottom line: If an intruder doesn’t suspect anything is there, they won’t look.

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Do you have any more ideas for hiding guns in plain sight? Maybe you’d rather not hide your guns in plain site and instead, prefer to store your weapons in a good gun safe.

If so, check out our latest article on 10 best gun safes for ultimate access, safety, and protection.

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  1. Rodney says

    I want to build a bed. With headboard that I can hide guns.
    Plus I like the shelfs on here.
    Been building cabinets for 30 years, 10 of them aircraft.

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