27 People Who Found Interesting Things In Their Houses

27 People Who Found Interesting Things In Their Houses

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It’s safe to say that a lot of us don’t know much about the house we’re living in, especially if it’s one constructed over a century ago. They are filled with stories from the first owners and their children. But for some reason, the house is now sold and is in your hands. Secret stories, spaces, and mementos remain hidden until you or maybe your children happen on them later.

Here are some of the most interesting things people discovered and learned about their houses.

Found what looks like a samurai sword at a 100-year-old house and the blade still looks good.

BriCins

Found this locked safe under the carpet of an estate home I recently purchased.

upsidefirstdown

Found an old newspaper in the crawlspace from October 2, 1902.

bobfromholland

Friend’s bought a house and we know the previous owner was a genius.

AlliumVineale

This house has a lot of adjacent doors.

robertogeroli

I am only staying here for New Year’s and found a hidden bedroom behind the bookcase.

pokersquirrel

Turns out these is a fake electrical socket to hide a safe.

hippyscum98

Turns out our home was made of gravestones. Yikes!

MrFourhundredtwenty

Old homework we found in an old house we’re renovating 1909.

franklesteinex1

I work in home remodeling. Previous owner of my clients house made an HVAC duct from soldering old anti-freeze containers together.

cold_lo_mein215

Found a small soap from a country that does not exist anymore while packing up.

Wowsuchcreativename

Needless to say, the bathroom in my parents’ house is very well lit.

scoottehbesht

We are buying this house with a built-in toaster!

SanRachHoffSing

This empty SIM car is painted along the ceiling of our new house.

yer-affesi-anni

This number is projected through the etching on the glass door of mine during sunny days at this time of the year.

joelkes

We discovered a locked safe in the floor during remodel of our old home.

PrimalNumber

Found a note from 1981 while demolishing the bathroom.

stonedaliens

There is a hidden room behind the bookcase in my aunt’s old house.

kneedeepinthehooplas

The previous owner came up with this small house for the kids under the staircase.

AeroBearo

Unearthed a monopoly board below our carpet!

Nnewel

The window to my backyard splits the view evenly to four seasons.

pommiegurl130

Found $105 inside the vent when moving the dryer into our new house.

TipsyMc_stager

This space-themed wallpaper is vintage and was covered by 3 other layers of wallpaper in a old farmhouse.

bubbaloon

Came across a written promise from 1997 behind the wallpaper.

AngeB1818

Someone tied up this forg statue on the roof of our newly bought house.

dwrecksizzle

This random chain embedded in my house from 1930s.

WomanOfEld

Found a secret basement in my home of two years that was not in the floorplan.

audiultrasport