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Polystyrene foamboard can be glued to concrete or to other foamboard panels with special low-volatile organic compound foamboard adhesive. If special foamboard adhesive is not available, general-use construction polystyr... More »

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Small-scale model houses can be made out of Styrofoam, using glue or pins and a utility knife. Alternatively, houses that are large enough to live in can be constructed out of Styrofoam using plastic ribbing and concrete... More »

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Some products made out of Styrofoam include coolers, packing peanuts, insulation, mannequin parts and arts and craft products. It is 98% air, lightweight and buoyant. In 1942, the U.S. Coast Guard adopted Styrofoam for u... More »

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Styrofoam sheets, or extruded polystyrene foam, can be used for home insulation and as packing material for shipping and crafting, among its numerous uses. The Dow Chemical Company invented it in 1941 and owns the brand ... More »

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Materials required to hang plasterboard include adhesive, nails, fiberglass tape, and jointing compound. Tools required are a hammer, tape measure, hand saw, keyhole saw, mitre box, trimming knife, sanding float, broad k... More »

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To remove wallpaper, soak the paper with a solution of hot water and fabric softener, pull the paper from the wall with a putty knife, and wash away the wallpaper adhesive with dish detergent. Perforate the paper to enha... More »

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Lowe's, Home Depot and Walmart are among numerous stores that sell Styrofoam panels, as of 2015. The brands, available inventory, sizes and prices vary between retailers. More »

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