NAICS Code 238131 - Residential Framing Contractors


This BLS industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in residential structural framing and sheathing using materials other than structural steel or concrete. The residential work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.


NAICS Code 238131 - Residential Framing Contractors is a final level code of the “Construction” Sector.

Industry Examples

Common types of examples within NAICS Code 238131 - Residential Framing Contractors are:

  • Building framing (except structural steel), residential
  • Carpentry, framing, residential
  • Ceiling beam, wood, installation, residential
  • Foundation, building, wood, contractors, residential
  • Framework, house, contractors, residential
  • Framing contractors, residential
  • House framing, residential
  • Permanent wood foundation installation, residential
  • Post framing contractors, residential
  • Prefabricated wood frame component (e.g., trusses) installation, residential
  • Roof truss (wood) installation, residential
  • Sheathing, wood, installation, residential
  • Steel framing contractors, residential
  • Stud wall (e.g., wood, steel) installation, residential
  • Wall component (i.e., exterior, interior), prefabricated, installation, residential
  • Wood frame component (e.g., truss) fabrication on site, residential


For some business types, there may be a similar industry to NAICS Code 238131 - Residential Framing Contractors that is a better classification match. Establishments primarily engaged in: