NAICS Code 238991 All Other Residential Specialty Trade Contractors

Industry

Construction

Description

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

Cross References

Establishments primarily engaged in
  • Construction equipment rental with an operator (except cranes) or preparing land for building construction-are classified in Industry 23891, Site Preparation Contractors
  • Construction equipment rental without an operator-are classified in U.S. Industry 532412, Construction, Mining, and Forestry Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing
  • Environmental remediation work, such as asbestos abatement-are classified in Industry 562910, Remediation Services.
  • Finishing buildings-are classified in Industry Group 2383, Building Finishing Contractors
  • Foundation, structure, and building exterior work-are classified in Industry Group 2381, Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
  • Installing, repairing, or maintaining building mechanical systems-are classified in Industry Group 2382, Building Equipment Contractors
  • Paving public highways, streets, and roads-are classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Road Construction
  • Power washing and other building exterior cleaning (except sandblasting)-are classified in Industry 561790, Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings
  • Radon testing-are classified in Industry 541380, Testing Laboratories

Illustrative Examples

  • Manufactured (mobile) home, moving to site, setting up, and tying down
  • Fence installation, residential
  • Crane rental with operator, residential projects
  • Driveway paving or sealing, residential
  • Paving, residential driveways and parking lots
  • Outdoor swimming pool construction, residential
  • Interlocking bricks and blocks, residential installation
  • Cleaning residential building interiors during and immediately after construction
  • Scaffold erecting and dismantling, residential
  • Sandblasting residential building exteriors
  • Pavers, brick (e.g., driveway, patio, sidewalk), residential installation

Industries Included

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