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Wipe the stain with dry paper towels or a soft cloth. If stain remains, use liquid dish soap with warm water; wipe the stain and rinse. Repeat as necessary until stain is removed.
Use power washer according to the manufacturer’s recommendations.
Sidewalk Outdoor Chalk and Crayons on carpeting and upholstery
Using a blotting motion, remove as much of the stain as possible with a dry paper towel. Apply a carpet or upholstery cleaner according to directions on packaging. Repeat as necessary until stain is removed.
Brush and rinse as much of the chalk stain from the surface as possible. Rinse with water.
Spray cleaner on surface according to the directions on container. Wipe with paper towels. If stain remains, repeat procedure.
Place stained area on paper towels and blot with alcohol. Wash in hot water with laundry detergent and stain remover and rinse in warm water. Repeat as necessary until all the stain is removed.
Remove as much of the stain as possible using paper towels to blot the stain. Use upholstery/carpet cleaner according to the directions on the container. Blot area with a clean paper towel or sponge, being careful not to spread the stain. Hoover when carpet is dry. If stain remains, repeat procedure.
Scrape excess crayon off with a dull-edge knife or metal spoon. Spray or dampen with warm water and apply liquid dish soap on the stained area, work in with the brush and wipe stain away with a damp sponge. If stain remains, repeat the procedure.
Add liquid dish soap to water. Wash the stain in a circular motion using a soft cloth or sponge and rinse. If stain remains, repeat the procedure. Fresh marks are most easily removed. Residual stains on white walls and more durable surfaces may be removed with toothpaste or a mild abrasive cleanser. Apply cleanser with a soft cloth or sponge. Work the stain for several minutes. Rinse with water. Repeat if necessary.
Rinse stain with water, using a garden hose when possible. With a stiff bristle brush. Loosen the crayon stain. If stain remains, add a small amount of laundry detergent and continue brushing. Rinse with water.
Dampen a sponge with alcohol and use a blotting motion to absorb the marker stain, changing the sponge as often as needed. Apply upholstery/rug shampoo according to the directions on the container.
If you notice the stain before laundering, rinse stain with hot water. Wash in hot water with laundry detergent for about 12 minutes (heavy soil cycle). Soak in stain remover solution, according to the instructions on the container, for one hour and repeat laundry cycle. Repeated laundering should remove any residual stains.
Use water, Windex window cleaner, or liquid dish soap to wash the surface. After washing, the surface should be wiped with a dry towel to remove chalk-like residue.
All colors can be removed with water except blue, brick red and red, which can be removed using liquid dish soap.
Use WD-40 on the following colors: red, orange, green, yellow orange, red orange, black, gold, pink, green yellow, sky blue and brick red. Use dish soap on the following colors: blue, yellow, violet, blue violet, red violet, yellow green, blue green, white, gray, silver, sea green, goldenrod, midnight blue, forest green, apricot, peach and brown. Use carpet cleaner according to directions on container on the following colors: medium brown, moss, slate gray, white and yellow green. Spray the surface with WD-40, wash the surface with liquid dish soap and wipe with a clean soft cloth. If residue remains, add liquid dish soap to water. Wash the surface and rinse.
Spray stain with WD-40 and brush with a stiff bristle brush. Respray and wipe with a clean soft cloth. If residue remains, add liquid dish soap to water. Wash the surface and rinse.
Wash with water. On unfinished marble, pastels will leave a residual stain.
Wash with water.
Wash with dish soap.
Wipe off excess stain with a dry paper towel or soft cloth. Apply a solution of dish soap mixed with warm water and wipe with a cloth in a circular motion. Allow the area to dry. Repeat as necessary.
Use a paper towel to blot as much of the stain as possible. Use upholstery/carpet cleaner according to the directions on the container. Repeat as necessary.
Spray the area with glass cleaner and wipe off with a paper towel. Repeat as needed.
The suggestions for removing stains have been compiled as a service to our consumers. We are unable to guarantee or be responsible for the results obtained by these procedures. You may also wish to consult your local cleaner for further recommendations.
Before attempting the stain removal method, test each procedure on an inconspicuous area of the material or surface to be cleaned. Please be advised these stain removal methods involve hazardous products and are intended only for adult use. Crayola does not recommend children attempt these procedures.
In many procedures, specific brands of products are recommended. These are brands that performed most effectively in our laboratory. Always check individual containers for recommended procedures and warnings. Competitive brand products may work equally well.
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