I'll be sure to post the pics once its done and will also be making some DIY vines out of the stuff. If you liked this article, then LIKE this article here! * Polystyrene foam- comes in one large sheet or a pack of smaller sheets * Foam in a can- there are 2 kinds, make sure to get the kind that hardens. Whenever feeding plants to your reptiles, always monitor … Now, with a fair amount of research under my belt, I decided to try my hand at this stuff. Is this material safe for reptiles? Hi all I am looking for some advice on expanding foam in a PDF set-up. Safe for all reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates. Most of us that make our own furnishings use various kinds of styrofoam as a base (I like the hard styro pink insulation 1" thick sheets) and then use grout or thinset in several (4-8 depending) thin coats to make it "stone-like". Then it's sealed with a … I am considering making a custom backdrop for my crested gecko enclosure using foam boards, expanding foam, aquarium grade silicon, corq bark and coco husk substrate. List of Materials: Polystyrene(styrofoam) I get mine at Home Depot. For those of you who are unfamiliar with this idea, the basic premise is to spray/apply insulation foam to the back and/or sides of the tank, and then push pieces of live rock, crushed coral, or whatever would look interesting and natural as a backdrop, into the drying foam. I am building her a background to climb on since she loves to climb. Now I have a problem as to what type of glue is strong, but safe to use for her background. Common Name / Scientific name Is Expanding Foam Safe? Completely natural, heat treated, and bug free orchid bark. Perlite, a white, Styrofoam-like pellet, is found in many potting soils, and can cause impactions in some reptiles if ingested in large quantities. 1/2" to 1" thick is ample bedding. Non toxic plants for reptile enclosures..1. if anyone knows and good nontoxic sealant that are reptile friendly that would be great if not I will just use the silicone. Posted by 6 days ago. Is any expanding foam that I find safe for my geckos? I have used the above products for both bearded dragons, fat tail geckos, and leopard geckos. I am working on a project for my leopard gecko. I was wondering if you could use the styrofoam like in the packaging of items, the ones they use to secure the merchandise within the box. I already know (thanks to the wonderful people on here) that using spray paint is very bad for this project. The items in instructional above are all safe for reptiles. Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by AnimalNerd, Aug 12, 2013. But safe. Thank for your time everyone. Styrofoam Safe For Reptiles? 951. Searching other forums there is a post that says they are all safe, but that PDF-safe expanding foam - Reptile Forums ... 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