Secret Bookcase Door
Bookcase secret doors are the perfect addition to any home. Available in a variety of finishes, colors, security levels, and access methods you're sure to find a bookshelf thats perfect for your project. Ideal for hiding anything from safes to entire rooms.
Materials and Finishes
We offer our bookcases in Alder hardwood veneer over a stable engineered wood substrate. This results in premium appearance, easy repair, and the ability to accept a wide variety of stains and paints. Three stain options are available as well as an unfinished option if you wish to apply your own finish to match other cabinetry or furniture.
We choose Uniboard® TFL panels from Canada because of their incredible quality. Specially engineered for furniture, they offer superior flatness, wear resistance, and dimensional stability compared to hardwoods. Laser etching provides a natural wood grain appearance.
Learn more at uniboard.com
Maple & Alder Hardwood
We offer our products in Maple and Alder hardwood veneer over a stable engineered wood substrate. This results in premium appearance, easy repair, and the ability to accept a wide variety of stains and paints.
Three stain options and three paint options are available as well as an unfinished option if you wish to apply your own finish to match other cabinetry or furniture.
Upgrades and Options
For a complete listing of available options, use the configuration tool on this page.
Magnetic "Key" Entry - included
This is the standard access method. Simply wave the magnetic key in front of the hidden sensor in the woodwork to unlock the door. The door is powered by 8 x AA batteries* that typically last several years and can be easily replaced.
*If a second switch is chosen for the door that requires wireless access control, the entire system will run on wall power only.
wireless access control
Allows the use of a wide variety of fun and exciting switches. Electronics are pre-installed and tested prior to shipment. Doors equipped with this option do not use AA batteries and require that the door be plugged into a wall outlet using the provided power adapter.
Open your door with the click of a wireless button. Approximately 60 foot range and can be easily concealed. Requires the "Wireless Access Control" upgrade.
Open your door with a code of your choosing. Keypad is wireless and can be located in a location that is most convenient. Face is a brushed stainless steel finish. Requires the "Wireless Access Control" upgrade.
SecurityThis hidden door achieves security primarily through secrecy. For higher levels of security, including forced entry protection, refer to the chart below.
Secret Bookcase Door Sizing and Installation
The Hidden Door Store team fully assembles and tests each door before shipment. This includes installing the door in our testing jig that simulates the required wall conditions. The door is crated and shipped pre-hung so installation is fast and easy for a handy homeowner or contractor. Unlimited phone support – though rarely needed – is both available and free.
The door can fit in any wall opening up to 48" in width and 94" in height. See the technical documentation below for product sizing details.