About Us

Guardian Home Inspection Services LLC specializes in residential inspections covering Westchester, Putnam, Rockland and Duchess Counties in New York, and Fairfield County in Connecticut. In addition to our standard inspection, we offer a variety of additional services.

What sets us apart is our commitment to you. We offer experience, thoroughness, professionalism and attention to detail. And we inspect your property as though it were our very own, providing you the knowledge and confidence to help you make informed decisions.

Doug Kaufman - Owner/Inspector
After many years as a general contractor, Doug transitioned into the home inspection industry in 1999. He is licensed in both New York and Connecticut, and 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, New York Metro chapter (2008 - 2010); Vice President (2005 - 2008); Secretary (2003 - 2005)
  • National Association of Certified Home Inspectors (NACHI)
  • Better Business Bureau (BBB) of the Hudson Valley

NY License #16000006526; CT License #586
Pesticide Technician License #T3836266