Small amount of rust in panel (no holes)

[quote=“nhise, post:20, topic:191929”]Trying to find the happy medium of what is picky and what is a must. Some things that look really bad to me are sometimes very common.
I have a lot of studying and things to see still
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You have the desire to make yourself a very good home inspector, Nikki!

Go for it!

You have the desire to make yourself a very good home inspector, Nikki!

Go for it!

In my experience, determining what to call out and what not to call out is a challenge for every new inspector. I always ask myself “what is the current and future consequence of this issue? Can I determine the cause? Looking for the cause will almost always lead you to the bigger issues.”

And for me, corrosion is almost always a problem. It is a state of deterioration as well as an indicator of elevated humidity, water intrusion or an aged component.