Quick Guide for the Pro-Builder
Thank you for choosing Diamond Pier for your next project. We'll help you get started.
This guide is meant for projects using Diamond Piers sold through retail stores, DP50 & DP75. For larger projects please visit our Engineered Projects page.
You're a pro-builder, which means you don't have a lot of time on your hands. These are the top 4 subjects our builders ask about most.
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
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.