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.
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    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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