When you hear about rust issues, your mind probably goes to your car first. While it is true that rust problems are more common with cars, as a homeowner, you also need to be concerned with rust issues in your home. There are many metal parts in a home, and rust can have serious consequences, especially in some areas. A rusty metal roof can lead to leaking and water damage. Rusty rebar inside your foundation could lead to structural integrity issues. If there is rust appearing on electrical components in your home, this could cause power issues and even electrocution in a worst-case scenario.
If there is a need to deal with rust on any electrical system, you should contact an electrician, since dealing with that could be dangerous. It is however very important to deal with rust as soon as possible since it tends to spread easily and can cause many problems around your home.