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How can I get crayon drawings off of tv.

My kids got ahold of crayons and colored on the tv. The crayola is around the screen on the plastic part. (I guess it's plastic) How can I get it off? I have tried windex.

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Asked by hperezzle at 5:33 PM on Sep. 9, 2010 in Home & Garden

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  • Try magic eraser. I got marker off the wall that way.

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 5:35 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • tube tv or flat screen? on a tube you can use a magic eraser,on a flat screen you'll need a cloth and elbow grease. Many cleaners scratch flat screens

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:35 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • use a mr. clean-thingy...i can't remember what they're called!!!! lol!!

    Answer by dullscissors at 5:35 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Crayons are wax-based. Try scraping it off.

    Answer by SarahLeeMorgan at 5:36 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Try magic eraser.--

    rofl..yeah, that thing.

    Answer by dullscissors at 5:36 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Magic eraser is WONDERFUL just make sure it doesn't mess up the paint/color of the plastic part around the screen... sigh, my kids color on EVERYTHING and Magic Erasers have been my friend!

    Answer by DreainCO at 5:44 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • I used baby wipes when my girls got the plasma screen.

    Answer by mrspierce06 at 5:55 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Magic Eraser will remove anything! It got PERMANENT marker off my white wooden chairs easily!

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 6:01 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Wow! I guess I'll go buy the magic eraser! lol It's a tube tv. Thanks mamas :o)

    Comment by hperezzle (original poster) at 6:33 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Vinegar and water.

    Answer by tasches at 6:34 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

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