How to Remove Ink Stains

Linoleum, Vinyl Tile


Follow these steps to remove ink stains from linoleum or vinyl tile surfaces:

  • ­First, apply an all-purpose spray cleaner according to package directions.
  • If any stain remains, cover the area with a compress made with rubbing alcohol.
  • Rinse with clear water.
  • If stain persists, rub the area with superfine (number 0000) steel wool dipped in liquid floor wax.
  • Wash the area with soapy water, dry, then wax as usual.