Country Lore: No More Insulation Itch

Stop the itching that occurs after the installation of fiberglass insulation.
By Richard Skweres
October/November 2006
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Anyone using fiberglass insulation knows that a case of itching almost always follows the installation. To prevent this reaction, liberally apply cornstarch or talcum powder over your body before you start the project. You’ll be amazed at how this simple trick reduces the aggravating itch of working with fiberglass.

Richard Skweres
Huntsville, Texas

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