NAICS Code 238320 Painting and Wall Covering Contractors

Industry

Construction

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in interior or exterior painting or interior wall covering. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Painting lines on highways, streets, and parking lots: classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
  • Roof painting: classified in Industry 238160, Roofing Contractors
  • Installing wood paneling: classified in Industry 238350, Finish Carpentry Contractors.

Illustrative Examples

  • Paint and wallpaper stripping
  • House painting
  • Bridge painting
  • Wallpaper hanging and removal contractors
  • Ship painting contractors
  • Paperhanging or removal contractors

Industries Included

  • Bridge painting
  • Electrostatic painting, on-site, contractors
  • Engineering structure (e.g., oil storage tank, water tower) painting
  • House painting
  • Paint and wallpaper stripping
  • Painting (except roof) contractors
  • Painting and wallpapering
  • Paperhanging and removal contractors
  • Paperhanging or removal contractors
  • Rustproofing (except automotive)
  • Ship painting contractors
  • Wall covering or removal contractors
  • Wallpaper hanging and removal contractors
  • Wallpaper stripping
  • Whitewashing contractors

Industry Leaders