Home Inspector Profile

Doug Kaufman
Owner/Inspector
After spending many years as a general contractor, Doug transitioned into the home inspection industry in 1999. Hes been inspecting homes for over  15 years, working with a well-known inspection firm before branching off to form Guardian Home Inspection Services.
Doug is a licensed home inspector in both New York and Connecticut. He is a graduate of the National Institute of Building Inspectors (#141901R), as well as RESNET and the Building Performance Institute (BPI), where he earned certifications as a Building Analyst Professional and an Envelope Professional. Doug is also an active member of the following organizations:
  • American Society for Home Inspectors (ASHI) - President of the New York Metro chapter (2008 - 2010) Vice President (2005 - 2008); Secretary (2003 - 2005); Member #205090
  • National Association of Certified Home Inspectors (NACHI) - Member #03120114
  • Better Business Bureau (BBB) of the Hudson Valley
NY License #16000006526; CT License #586
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