Quick Guide for the Pro-Builder
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You're a pro-builder, which means you don't have a lot of time on your hands. Below are the top 4 subjects our builders ask about most.
Our 10-year Frost Study found 99.7% of all Diamond Pier installs resisted frost heave in severe frost zone areas.
Be confident in the fact that the Diamond Pier Foundation System provides a higher level of professionalism allowing you to Build Beyond the Standard.
Why Diamond Pier?
Before You Purchase
Properly Drained, Maximum Slope 2:1. Works in Silts, Clays, Sands & Gravels.
Our Load Chart will help you determine if you need the DP-50/50" or DP-75/63".
Choose Diamond Pier model and provide supporting code compliance documents.
Determine safety zones and adequate clearances. Read more below.
What You'll Need to Get Started
Required Tools: Square-edge shovel | Torpedo Level | Pipe Wrench | Ear Protection | Sledgehammer | Tape Measure | Proper Safety Goggles | Insulated Gloves & Protective Clothing
Pro Builder Training Video
Overview of what builders will need to start a project. For complete instructions see our full Installation Manual.
Hitting Obstructions and Other Troubleshooting Questions
The Diamond Pier foundation is easy to use, remove, and troubleshoot. See our full list of FAQs.
Uninstalling the Diamond Pier
Please see complete removal instructions in our full Installation Manual, page 13.
Removing the Pins
Pin removal may be needed when an obstruction is hit that the pin can not drive through. Pins can be removed and the entire system rotated, leaving the center anchor bolt in the same position, and the pins re-driven in a different space in order to miss the obstruction.