Douglas Hansen operated a successful home inspection business in Los Altos, California, from 1980 to 1995. Since retirement from active inspecting, he has launched a new career as an author, lecturer, and educator. He is the author of Electrical Inspection of Existing Dwellings – a 200 page illustrated guide to electrical inspections for home inspectors. He is the co-author of the popular Code Check field guides to building codes. He offers classes and training seminars for commercial electrical facilities, building departments, and for home inspectors.
He is a general contractor and ICC Certified building, plumbing, mechanical, and electrical inspector, and a member of the education committee of the Southwest Section of IAEI. Douglas operated a successful home inspection business in Los Altos, California, from 1980 to 1995. For several years, he was on the faculty of the building inspection degree program at the College of San Mateo. Douglas was also the recipient of the 2005 Philip C. Monahon award from ASHI.
Personal interests include music (jazz and classical), running, travel, and collecting good friends.
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