NAICS Code 238321 Residential Painting and Wall Covering Contractors

Industry

Construction

Description

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

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Installing wood paneling-are classified in Industry 23835, Finish Carpentry Contractors.
  • Roof painting-are classified in Industry 23816, Roofing Contractors
  • Painting lines on highways, streets, and parking lots-are classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction

Illustrative Examples

  • Wallpaper hanging and removal contractors, residential
  • Paint and wallpaper stripping, residential
  • House painting
  • Paperhanging or removal contractors, residential

Industries Included

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