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    In this cottage kitchen, farmhouse-style chicken wire replaces glass on some cabinets. | Photo: Laura Moss

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      Photo: Laura Moss | thisoldhouse.com | from A Seaside Cottage Looks Small, Lives Large Chicken Wire Cabinet Fronts.

    • This Old House

      In this cottage kitchen, farmhouse-style chicken wire replaces glass on some cabinets. | Photo: Laura Moss

    • Carole Raevyn

      Chicken Wire Cabinet Fronts for this Dream Seaside House remodel I would lay it over glass to keep dust out. More practical and would have to clean everything in the cabinet all the time.

    • This Old House

      For a farmhouse look, try replacing solid or glass upper cabinets with chicken wire.

    • Layla OBrien

      chicken-wire cabinet insets, a nice "seaside meets farmhouse" look.

    • Mrs. Knowlton

      Chicken Wire Cabinet Fronts for this Dream Seaside House remodel

    • Dianne Wheler

      Poultry netting over glass in cabinet doors

    • Laura Parisi O'Leary

      Chicken Wire Cabinet Fronts

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    It was easy to take out the glass and add the chicken wire, which we had on hand.

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