Southern Yellow Pine is versatile, strong and durable. Never used it before? Get started by checking out some of the most frequently asked questions.

Is SYP easy to work with?

Holds nails and other fasteners particularly well, so it’s a great choice for residential and commercial construction.

Is SYP commonly used?

85% of all pressure-treated wood produced in the United States is Southern Yellow Pine. it’s been used as a building material for thousands of years.

Is SYP an eco-friendly building material?

From cradle to grave, using wood instead of manmade materials benefits climate stabilization in a number of ways. Also, all parts of a tree get used during harvest– from bark used for landscaping to chips making paper. Nothing is wasted.

Is SYP sustainable?

Preserved SYP lasts longer and therefore leaves a smaller footprint compared to untreated materials, which need to be replaced more often. We are planting millions of new trees every year

Does SYP have a special cellular structure?

SYP has a unique cellular structure making it the preferred species for pressure treatment. Its cellular structure also captures and retains carbon which helps the atmosphere and the environment.