NAICS Code 238391 Other Residential Building Finishing Contractors




This BLS industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in residential building finishing trade work (except drywall, plaster and insulation work; painting and wall covering work; flooring work; tile and terrazzo work; and finish carpentry work). The residential work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, or maintenance and repairs.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Finish carpentry-are classified in Industry 23835, Finish Carpentry Contractors.
  • Installing drywall, plaster or insulation-are classified in Industry 23831, Drywall and Insulation Contractors
  • Installing or removing paint or wall coverings-are classified in Industry 23832, Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
  • Setting tile or performing terrazzo work-are classified in Industry 23834, Tile and Terrazzo Contractors
  • Installing or repairing wood floors, resilient flooring, and carpet-are classified in Industry 23833, Flooring Contractors

Illustrative Examples

  • Window shade and blind, residential installation
  • Drapery fixture (e.g., hardware, rods, tracks), residential installation
  • Bath tub refinishing on residential sites
  • Closet organizer system installation, residential
  • Fabricating metal cabinets or countertops on site, residential
  • Concrete coating, glazing, or sealing, residential
  • Waterproofing contractors, residential

Industries Included

  • Bath tub refinishing on site, residential
  • Bleacher installation, residential
  • Building fixture and fitting (except mechanical equipment) installation, residential
  • Caulking (i.e., waterproofing) contractors, residential
  • Ceiling, metal, installation, residential
  • Closet organizer system installation, residential
  • Coating concrete structures with plastics, residential
  • Concrete coating, glazing or sealing, residential
  • Countertop and cabinet, metal (except residential-type), installation, residential
  • Dampproofing contractors, residential
  • Drapery fixture (e.g., hardware, rods, tracks) installation, residential
  • Fabrication, metal cabinet or countertop, on site, residential
  • Foundation dampproofing (including installing rigid foam insulation), residential
  • Laboratory furniture and equipment installation, residential
  • Lead lining walls for x-ray room contractors, residential
  • Modular furniture system attachment and installation, residential
  • Office furniture, modular system, installation, residential
  • Panel, metal, installation, residential
  • Partition (e.g., office, washroom), metal, installation, residential
  • Partition, moveable and/or demountable, installation, residential
  • Shelving, metal, constructed on site, residential
  • Spectator seating installation, residential
  • Trade show exhibit installation and dismantling contractors, residential
  • Ventilated wire shelving (i.e., closet organizing-type) installation, residential
  • Vibration isolation contractors, residential
  • Waterproofing contractors, residential
  • Weather stripping installation, residential
  • Weatherproofing concrete, residential
  • Window shade and blind installation, residential