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Eli Pacheco

Eli Pacheco attended the University of North Carolina Charlotte, where he studied English and religion. He enjoys being a dad, soccer coach and writer, sometimes all at once.

Articles from Eli Pacheco

Don’t Let Cold Weather Sneak Up

Even in the South, change is in the air. It might not be a cold wind blowing – just a cool breeze. But sunrises are later, sunsets are earlier, and days are shorter. Even if the pool is still open and the grill still fired up, the calendar keeps its slow march to fall – with winter hiding close behind. (more…)

How to Insure Firearms

Have a valuable gun collection? When it comes to insurance, you’ll want to treat it as you would a precious jewel or expensive electronic equipment. (more…)

Continue Your System Check

We fill our homes with gadgets and systems to make life easier and safer. Some are conveniences. Some are necessities. All add to our quality of life.

But they also need attention and maintenance so that they don’t become a pitfall of repair costs – or worse. (more…)

Time for a Home System Check?

Did you hear that? Whether you’re a newlywed in a century-old Tudor or a retiree in a new condo, you’re subject to the sound of that thing that goes bump in the night. You only wish it was just a goblin. (more…)

What to do When You Leave Your Summer Property

The calendar in late summer really flies by, especially when you’re in a vacation home. Before long, it’ll be time to pack up and head back to work. This often means you must leave your seasonal respite for several months. (more…)

Historic Home Ownership and Insurance

Imagine the river view from a historic Greek Revival home in Galena, Ill. Think of the time-stopping character of a Dutch Colonial in Pleasant Ridge, Mich. Or consider living in a Queen Anne in Georgetown, Texas, along the Chisholm Trail and close to Austin’s culture scene. (more…)