NAICS Code 238990 All Other Specialty Trade Contractors

Industry

Construction

Description

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in specialized trades (except foundation, structure, and building exterior contractors; building equipment contractors; building finishing contractors; and site preparation contractors). The specialty trade work performed includes new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Foundation, structure, and building exterior work: classified in Industry Group 2381, Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
  • Installing, repairing, or maintaining building mechanical systems: classified in Industry Group 2382, Building Equipment Contractors
  • Finishing buildings: classified in Industry Group 2383, Building Finishing Contractors
  • Paving public highways, streets, and roads: classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
  • Construction equipment rental with an operator (except cranes) or preparing land for building construction: classified in Industry 238910, Site Preparation Contractors
  • Construction equipment rental without an operator: classified in U.S. Industry 532412, Construction, Mining, and Forestry Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing
  • Radon testing: classified in Industry 541380, Testing Laboratories
  • Power washing and other building exterior cleaning (except sandblasting): classified in Industry 561790, Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings
  • Environmental remediation work, such as asbestos abatement: classified in Industry 562910, Remediation Services.

Illustrative Examples

  • Crane rental with operator
  • Cleaning building interiors during and immediately after construction
  • Billboard erection
  • Manufactured (mobile) home set up and tie-down work
  • Interlocking brick and block installation
  • Fence installation
  • Paving, residential and commercial driveway and parking lot
  • Paver, brick (e.g., driveway, patio, sidewalk), installation
  • Outdoor swimming pool construction
  • Driveway paving or sealing
  • Steeplejack work
  • Scaffold erecting and dismantling
  • Sandblasting building exteriors

Industries Included

  • Artificial turf installation
  • Asphalt coating and sealing, residential and commercial parking lot and driveway
  • Asphalting, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
  • Billboard erection
  • Blacktop work, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
  • Boat lift installation
  • Brick driveway contractors
  • Brick paver (e.g., driveways, patios, sidewalks) installation
  • Cable splicing (except electrical or fiber optic)
  • Chain link fence installation
  • Cleaning building interiors during and immediately after construction
  • Cleaning new building interiors immediately after construction
  • Concrete patio construction
  • Concrete paving, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
  • Concrete sawing and drilling (except demolition)
  • Construction elevator (i.e., temporary use during construction) erection and dismantling
  • Crane rental with operator
  • Culvert, concrete, residential and commercial paved area
  • Curb and gutter construction, residential and commercial driveway and parking area, concrete
  • Driveway paving or sealing
  • Fence installation (except electronic containment fencing for pets)
  • Fencing contractors (except electronic containment fencing for pets)
  • Flagpole installation
  • House moving (i.e., raising from one site, moving, and placing on a new foundation)
  • Interlocking brick and block installation
  • Mail box units, outdoor, multiple box-type, erection
  • Manufactured (mobile) home set up and tie-down work
  • Parking lot paving and sealing
  • Patio construction
  • Paver, brick (e.g., driveway, patio, sidewalk), installation
  • Paving, residential and commercial driveway and parking lot
  • Playground equipment installation
  • Pole (e.g., telephone) removal
  • Posthole digging
  • Radon gas alleviation contractors
  • Safety net system, erecting and dismantling at construction site
  • Sandblasting, building exterior
  • Scaffold erecting and dismantling
  • Shoring, construction
  • Sidewalk construction, residential and commercial
  • Sign (except on highways, streets, bridges and tunnels) erection
  • Sign, building, erection
  • Statue erection
  • Steeplejack work
  • Street, interlocking brick (i.e., not mortared), installation
  • Swimming pool screen enclosure construction
  • Swimming pool, outdoor, construction
  • Tank lining contractors
  • Turf, artificial, installation
  • Underpinning, construction

Industry Leaders