Definition

An acronym for Southern Yellow Pine, a group of three-needled pines commonly used as construction materials in the United States.

Things you need to know

Southern yellow pine is considered to be one of the strongest and most versatile types of wood.

Also known as

Southern Yellow Pine, Southern Pine

Cost Considerations

SYP is abundantly available and competitively priced. It generally runs between $2 and $2.50 per square foot.

Costs vary greatly by region (and even by zip code). To get free estimates from local contractors, please indicate yours.