How to Clean Sharpie with Rubbing Alcohol, and what not to use it on ever!

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This post came out of a discussion on Hometalk! Rubbing alcohol is great for cleaning permanent marker off of some things, but there are other things that you should avoid using it on and some that it just won't work on at all! Necessary information if you have Sharpie lovers in your house!
Rubbing alcohol and paper towels.
Sharpie on my washing machine.
Sharpie being magically melted off of my laminate counter tops!
Sharpie on the wall.
Sharpie on the stainless steel fridge.

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  • Diane Basile
    on Aug 10, 2015

    Niece's kids decorated kitchen island with permanent marker. Believe it or not erasable markers rubbed on the permanent marker took it off!

  • Barb
    on Aug 10, 2015

    I used hair spray on my upholstered chair and it worked.

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