How to Remove Shoe Polish Stains

Alabaster and Marble

Follow these steps to remove shoe polish stains from Alabaster and Marble:

  • Wipe the surface with a cloth dipped in warm sudsy water to which a few drops of ammonia have been added.
  • Rinse well and wipe dry.

If a stain persists:

  • Mix a poultice from water, bleach, and powdered detergent.
  • Apply to the stain and let it remain until the oil has been drawn out and the stain bleached out.
  • Rinse thoroughly with clear water and wipe dry.