Author of over 30 books, 10 instructional videos, and over 100 articles, Fred Hueston is currently the only individual who is recognized by the IICRC to train other stone inspectors. He is a certified master stone craftsman, an Architectural Conservator, a nationally known consultant, and the founder of Stone Forensics, a natural stone consultant firm of engineers, scientists, and geologists with an expertise in natural stone installations and failures relating to natural stone installations. Fred has a B.S. in Chemical and Physical Science and a PhD in Technical Science. He has appeared on several television shows, including the Discovery Channel, HGTV, and local talk shows.