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how do remove pen ink from lino floor

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how do i remove pen ink ( biro) from my linoleum floor?
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Home Improvement
Expert:  #1 Expert replied 11 years ago.
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Customer: replied 11 years ago.
my 2 year old daughter was drawing with one of my ink writing pens ( biro's we call them here in oz) and she went alittle wild and drew all over the lino (linoleum)floor i have tried gumpton & eucalyptus oil & washing up liquid nothing will bring it off? what can i use to get it off
Expert:  #1 Expert replied 11 years ago.

WD40 The spray lubricant will often do a good job.

Aerosol Hair spray will also work but be sure to test a small area to make sure it does not damage the finish.