How to Remove Stickers From Mirrors

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Things You'll Need

  • Warm, soapy water

  • Razor blade

  • Rubbing alcohol


Use light pressure and smooth motions when scraping with the razor blade the to avoid scratching the mirror.

Use a razor blade to remove stickers from mirrors.

Stickers can leave behind a nasty residue on glass and mirrors. A razor blade is the best tool to remove the sticker effectively. Any leftover residue can be cleaned up with rubbing alcohol.


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Step 1

Wet the mirror and stickers with warm, soapy water.

Step 2

Scrape the sticker off of the mirror with a razor blade. For safety, use a razor blade that includes a holder. This item is available at hardware stores.

Step 3

Apply rubbing alcohol to a cloth or cotton ball and rub over any excess sticker residue. Wipe with a dry cloth. If adhesive residue remains, try a adhesive-removal product such as Goo-Gone.



Chris Brake

Chris Brake has been a freelance writer since 1999. He has attained numerous graduate and undergraduate study courses involving language and the written word as a vehicle of expression. He co-wrote the feature film, "Imaginary You."