Introduction: Easy Peanut Butter Secret Compartment

This is a simple and cheap way to hide money or other valuables. The best thing about this secret compartment, is that since the item is surrounded by Peanut Butter, if someone picks up the can and shakes it, they won't hear a rattling sound on the inside. So if you need a place to hide valuables, grab your supplies, and let's get started!


  • Peanut Butter (in container)
  • Glass Bowl
  • Seasoning Container
  • Dish Soap
  • Running Water
  • Valuables

Step 1: Remove the Peanut Butter From Container

Remove the peanut butter from the container, and place in small glass bowl. Clean container with dish soap.

Step 2: Place Valuables in Container

Also clean out an old spice container. Place your valuables in the container, and close it tight.

Step 3: Hiding the Valuables

Place the Spice jar in the Peanut Butter container. Fill the Peanut Butter container most of the way with Peanut Butter. Now when you need the valuables, simply scrape away the Peanut Butter on top, and retrieve the container!

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