1. Radon Element Table

    The Importance of Proper Radon Testing

    Imagine you’ve just purchased your dream home. Equipped with beautiful framing, calming interior, and a luscious yard, there is no better escape! Unfortunately, not all stories are fairytales. Beneath your beautiful yard lives a toxic, radioactive gas that has been known to cause lung cancer, even in the lungs of non-smokers. Dubbed “the silent killer,” radon has been known to cause the deat…Read More

  2. Watch Out for These Signs of a Bad Home Inspector

    When you are looking to buy or sell a home, you aren’t required to hire a home inspector. But it is a good idea to bring one into the process nonetheless. This is particularly true if you are looking to purchase a new home. Without an inspection, you could find yourself facing challenges and repairs that will leave your head spinning and your wallet in shock. If you want to avoid costly repairs …Read More

  3. Proficiency With Energy Efficiency

    Winding River is excited to be the number one professional licensed home inspector for all of your needs. From mold inspection to well water testing, we offer a wide array of services for your house. One overlooked option is the ordering of a home energy audit. Yes, it can be an efficient tool for making your life more comfortable in a variety of ways! No, it isn’t as scary as the word audit mak…Read More

  4. The Hunt For Your Dream Home

    House hunting is what dreams are made of, you spend time envisioning what your dream home will look like and everything that will go inside of it. You picture your glamorous living room with a bear skin rug and satin curtains, or maybe a boho looking couch with lace valances. Whatever it is that your dreams consist of, it isn’t created overnight. As much as we would like to walk into the home of…Read More

  5. Keep Your Cool

    It can be hard to see the sunlight through the trees when you are on a fierce house hunt for the house of your dreams. You have spent hours fawning over magazines that contain homes with granite counter tops, the perfect mocha colored walls in the kitchen, and plantation shutters. The image that you have created in your head of what your dream home should look like may not necessarily be suited fo…Read More

  6. Commiting To The Home

    Buying a home is a huge step, there is so much to consider during the process as we have discussed in several of our previous blogs. Today we are going to be taking a deeper look at what it takes to become a pro house hunter. You find your forever home, or maybe it is just your for now home. Regardless, you are ready to get the ball rolling. You call in a licensed home inspector in the Loveland or…Read More

  7. Potential Issues To Check For Before Buying A Home

    When purchasing something that is as big of an investment as a house, it is important to ensure that there are no major issues lurking within the house before making it your home. This means checking everything out for any issues. Let's take a look at some of the potential issues to check for: Asbestos If you are buying an older home, this is a big one. This is most prevalent in homes that were bu…Read More

  8. Licensed Inspector Fort Collins: Inspection Report Process

    The inspection report is our way of sharing with you the information we gathered during your inspection. Thanks to the technological advancements of the twenty-first century, our report process is simple and effective. As we go through the inspection, we take notes digitally. This allows us to build the inspection report as we go. As a licensed home inspector in Fort Collins, we understand the nec…Read More

  9. Phase Inspections In New Fort Collins Home Construction

    The Colorado economy is booming! With a booming economy comes people. And with people come the need for more houses. People are flocking to the Front Range, building homes from Colorado Springs to Fort Collins (really, everywhere in our state!). As home builders construct more and more houses, it’s imperative that the new construction is inspected for quality. New Construction and More As a lice…Read More