Apply dry cleaning solvent to a clean, white cloth. Most dry cleaning solvents are composed mainly of the chemical perchloroethylene, which works to dissolve many organic substances
Dab the solvent onto the chalk stain.
Blot the area dry with another clean cloth.
Repeat this procedure until the stain is gone.
Things You Will Need
- Dry cleaning solvent
- Dry cleaning solvents are safe for most fabrics. If you are in doubt whether you can use the solvent on your particular fabric, contact the manufacturer of the furniture item first. If you get chalk on leather furniture, you can remove it simply by wiping it down with a damp cloth.