How to Extend the Life of Helium Balloons?

Answer Helium balloons are a common decoration for all types of parties. They float in the air, which allows for greater decorative versatility than air-inflated balloons that simply scatter on the ground... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Extend the Life of Helium Balloons

Do helium balloons or air-filled balloons last longer?

Air-filled balloons last longer than helium balloons. The average lifespan of a helium balloon is eight to twelve hours (the larger the balloon, the longer it lasts). A special treatment called HI-... Read More »

How much are helium balloons?

Helium balloons come in two different types, latex and mylar. They can area also sold in different sizes and shapes. The price of the helium balloons depends on the location and number of balloon... Read More »

How much helium do I need for 50 balloons?

The amount of helium you need to fill 50 balloons depends on the size of the balloons. If you have 14-in. balloons, you need 60 cubic ft. of helium; 16-in. balloons require 90 cubic ft. of helium, ... Read More »

Why do balloons lose their helium?

To every child's dismay, helium balloons sink and shrink over time. Through the process of diffusion, the helium molecules escape the balloon. The amount of time it takes to lose helium depends on ... Read More »