If you have ever dropped a permanent marker on a tile floor, you may have panicked to think that you created a permanent stain. Luckily, stains from permanent markers can be removed from certain materials. If the tile is not porous and you treat the stain quickly using the proper tools and techniques, you can usually remove the permanent marker stain quite easily and restore the beauty of your tile.
Write over the permanent marker stain with a dry erase marker.
Wipe off the dry erase marker ink with a paper towel. Both the dry erase marker and the permanent marker stains should come off.
Wipe the area with a warm, soapy rag to remove any lingering residue.
Wipe the area with a wet rag and allow to air dry or dry with a lint-free cloth.