Foam inserts typically come in sheets, large and small. They can be used for a variety of purposes including:
Convoluted foam for sound proofing
Memory foam for mattresses and cushions
Acoustic wave, pyramid, spade etc. for package inserts
Foam used to protect weapons, tools or equipment carried in a case
There are countless uses for foam inserts and you can usually purchase them in various thicknesses and sizes. The great thing about foam rubber is that there are many different types and they can be used in all sorts of projects. You may need foam rubber for your outdoor cushions. Or you may sleep on a memory foam bed and use a memory foam pillow.
Foam insoles are often used in shoes to make them more comfortable. If you have a pair of shoes that are just not comfy enough, then cut your own foam insoles. Foam can be cut with a regular pair of scissors. Whether you’re lining a camera case or making a new set of cushions for your couch, foam is a good versatile product.
There are numerous craft projects you can do with foam rubber. It’s typically available in a wide range of colors and various thicknesses. Build a small jewelry box and line it with foam to protect your earrings and bracelets. Cut out colorful flowers and glue them together using pipe cleaners for stems. Make a variety of sizes of throw pillows for your couch or bed. Cover them with fabric that contrasts your bedspread or couch.