Ron’s extensive knowledge and experience gives him the ability to help ESEC’s clients resolve their building envelop issues.  Whether it be a simple visual evaluation and report of the existing conditions or one that requires more complex probing, water testing or destructive testing,  ESEC can help our clients by providing the investigation services necessary to give them the information they require to make an informed decision to resolve their issues.

Areas of Expertise

Stucco and EIFS Inspections
Residential Property Inspections
Commercial Property Inspections
Building Envelope Moisture Intrusion Inspections
Moisture Analysis
Radon Gas Testing


MBA, University of Denver, 1984
BS Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado, 1973

Certifications and Registrations

Registered Professional Engineer in Colorado
Registered Professional Engineer in Wyoming
Certified Member of the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors
Certified Third Party EIFS Inspector by EDI.
Certified Moisture Analyst by EDI
Trained in EIFS Remediation by the NAHB Research Center
Certified by NEHA’s National Radon Proficiency Program
Certified EIFS Professional by Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industries


President and founder of Huffman Inspections, Inc., a successful 22-year-old residential and commercial property inspection company. ESEC-Exteriors & Stucco Evaluation Consultants,Inc. founded in 1999 specializes in EIFS and stucco inspections and moisture intrusion analysis. Ron Huffman has over 37 years of experience in residential and commercial design, construction and inspection.

Professional Affiliations

National Society of Professional Engineers
International Conference of Building Officials
American Association of Radon Scientist Technologists
International Association of Certified Home Inspectors: Member and CMI
Exterior Design Institute (EDI): President National Board of Directors 2007
Exterior Design Institute (EDI): Certified Third Party EIFS Inspector & Moisture Analyst
Exterior Design Institute (EDI): Member of National Board of Directors
Exterior Design Institute (EDI): Instructor for EIFS Inspection Training Seminars
Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industries (AWCI): Professional Member
InterNACHI, International Association of Certified Home Inspectors, Operations Executive