By Marilyn Syarto
Reddish-brown or orange flecks of rust rarely look good except as an intentional rustic or industrial decorating element. But usually, you want to know how to remove rust when you spot it on metal or other surfaces. There are many DIY recipes that help remove rust, and when they fail, there are always powerful chemical rust removers as a last resort. Our guide helps you determine when to use which method and for which surface.