How to Remove Rose and Red Wine Stains

By: Editors of Consumer Guide  | 

Alabaster and Marble

Follow these steps to remove red wine stains from alabaster and marble:

  • Blot up the excess wine.
  • Use a cloth dipped in a solution of washing soda or detergent and water to wipe the surface clean.
  • Rinse well and wipe dry.
  • If the stain remains, mix a few drops of ammonia with 1 cup of 3 percent hydrogen peroxide.
  • Soak white blotter paper with the solution and place it over the stain.
  • Weigh it down with a heavy object.
  • Continue applying the solution until the stain has been bleached out.
  • Rinse well and wipe dry.