Articles by Julius Ballanco, P.E.

ISH Germany: A Perspective<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

The European experience was interesting, but it was also great to return home.
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The Rest Of The Story<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

When hotels ignore proper maintenance procedure, prepare to hold your nose.
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Unique Valve-Related Plumbing Questions<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

Answering questions on water hammer, valve sizing and more.
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Insulation - More Important Than Ever<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

Condensation and the mold problem go hand in hand.
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Human Nature Of Water Conservation<br>Julius Ballanco, PE

What is often forgotten is the study of human nature in the use of plumbing fixtures.
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Plumbing Of The Weird<br>Julius Ballanco

News of the weird even happens in the plumbing profession.
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What You Need To Do<br>Julius Ballanco

Ten important items to do if you want to live successfully.
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Is It The Water Or The Shampoo?

You don't need a beautician to address customer complaints on hair color.
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The Best Damn Plumber -- A Tribute To My Father

"If you are going to do something, do it right -- the best you can." -- Ed Ballanco
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The Double Shower Debate<br>Julius Ballanco

Don’t try to play games with the federal restriction on maximum flow rates.
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