I stumbled across this today (using google, not stumble upon) and it is the most useful site I have found lately. I do a lot of gluing and this tells you what glue to use. May not make your life easier, but it will make mine a LOT easier.
www.ohwowballoons.com That's where you can find out about the work part of my life. For more interesting stuff head over to www.balloonsrfun.com. That's a slightly organized gallery with over 2000 pictures of things I have made.