How to remove permanent marker from everything!

Posted by Jamie
July 11, 2013
How to remove permanent marker from everything!
The answers are finally here!! How to remove ‘permanent’ marker!!
Clothes –hand sanitizer
Walls –toothpaste or hairspray*
Carpet –white vinegar
Wood –rubbing alcohol
Dry erase boards -use dry erase marker, go over SMALL sections, wipe off with paper towel
Off spray- also works for permanent marker on dry erase and laminated materials
Nail Polish Remover-You can even get old, dry ease maker off using Nail Polish Remover. It’s pretty amazing stuff!
To get marker off dolls-Use 10% Benzyl Peroxide Acne medication (ex. Clearasil). Place on marker and cover with plastic wrap and put in direct sunlight for 4 hours. wipe of cream and repeat as many day as needed
Lysol spray- To remove permanent marker on metal and laminate tables. Sometimes it comes right off, sometimes you have to let it sit for a minute.
You can remove permanent marker from most non-porous surfaces by drawing over the marks with a dry erase marker then wiping off. It may take more than one try, but keep repeating, and it will get it.
Magic erasers for the win! It can take it off walls, dolls, doors, plastic, just about anything
*don’t scrub too hard with hairspray, you don’t want to remove the paint!
Make sure to read the comment section because readers have left even more great ideas I cannot wait to test out!

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