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Making Chicken Wire Invisible

By racuda, Jan 11, 2012 | |
  1. racuda
    I use one inch chicken wire for all of my runs with twelve inches of hardware cloth at the bottom. Bright shiny wire is a distraction and makes it hard to get a clear view of the birds.

    It's easy to make the wire practically invisible by painting it black. I used a roller and painted the wire in only a few minutes. Now I can watch the Silkies without being blinded by bright silvery chicken wire:

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