Make your own foil. in Tips, Tricks, and Tutorials Posted July 21, 2016 That's all a lot of hassle and expense compared to my "chrome" techniques. Admittedly, there are things BMF can do that my workarounds can't, but I seem to get along okay without it. Did you also count the time it takes you to make a batch of your foil? Time is money. Or you could spend it on something less mundane than making your own adhesive foil.