NAICS Code 238310 Drywall and Insulation Contractors




This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in drywall, plaster work, and building insulation work. Plaster work includes applying plain or ornamental plaster, and installation of lath to receive plaster. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs. Establishments primarily engaged in providing firestop services are included in this industry.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Applying stucco: classified in Industry 238140, Masonry Contractors
  • Insulating pipes and boilers: classified in Industry 238290, Other Building Equipment Contractors.

Illustrative Examples

  • Gypsum board installation
  • Fresco (i.e., decorative plaster finishing) contractors
  • Soundproofing contractors
  • Plastering (i.e., ornamental, plain) contractors
  • Lathing contractors
  • Wall cavity and attic space insulation installation
  • Taping and finishing drywall
  • Firestop contractors
  • Drywall contractors
  • Drop ceiling installation
  • Acoustical ceiling tile and panel installation

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