NAICS Code Description

238990 All Other Specialty Trade Contractors

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

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • 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;
  • Finishing buildings--are classified in Industry Group 2383, Building Finishing Contractors;
  • Paving public highways, streets, and roads--are classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction;
  • Construction equipment rental with an operator (except cranes) or preparing land for building construction--are classified in Industry 238910, 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;
  • Radon testing--are classified in Industry 541380, Testing Laboratories;
  • Power washing and other building exterior cleaning (except sandblasting)--are classified in Industry 561790, Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings; and
  • Environmental remediation work, such as asbestos abatement--are classified in Industry 562910, Remediation Services.
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238990   238990   238990   Artificial turf installation
238990   238990   238990   Asphalt coating and sealing, residential and commercial parking lot and driveway
238990   238990   238990   Asphalting, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
238990   238990   238990   Billboard erection
238990   238990   238990   Blacktop work, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
238990   238990   238990   Boat lift installation
238990   238990   238990   Brick driveway contractors
238990   238990   238990   Brick paver (e.g., driveways, patios, sidewalks) installation
238990   238990   238990   Cable splicing (except electrical or fiber optic)
238990   238990   238990   Chain link fence installation
238990   238990   238990   Cleaning building interiors during and immediately after construction
238990   238990   238990   Cleaning new building interiors immediately after construction
238990   238990   238990   Concrete patio construction
238990   238990   238990   Concrete paving, residential and commercial driveway and parking area
238990   238990   238990   Concrete sawing and drilling (except demolition)
238990   238990   238990   Construction elevator (i.e., temporary use during construction) erection and dismantling
238990   238990   238990   Crane rental with operator
238990   238990   238990   Culvert, concrete, residential and commercial paved area
238990   238990   238990   Curb and gutter construction, residential and commercial driveway and parking area, concrete
238990   238990   238990   Driveway paving or sealing
238990   238990   238990   Fence installation (except electronic containment fencing for pets)
238990   238990   238990   Fencing contractors (except electronic containment fencing for pets)
238990   238990   238990   Flagpole installation
238990   238990   238990   House moving (i.e., raising from one site, moving, and placing on a new foundation)
238990   238990   238990   Interlocking brick and block installation
238990   238990   238990   Mail box units, outdoor, multiple box-type, erection
238990   238990   238990   Manufactured (mobile) home set up and tie down
238990   238990   238990   Parking lot paving and sealing
238990   238990   238990   Patio construction
238990   238990   238990   Paver, brick (e.g., driveway, patio, sidewalk), installation
238990   238990   238990   Paving, residential and commercial driveway and parking lot
238990   238990   238990   Playground equipment installation
238990   238990   238990   Pole (e.g., telephone) removal
238990   238990   238990   Posthole digging
238990   238990   238990   Radon gas alleviation contractors
238990   238990   238990   Safety net system, erecting and dismantling at construction site
238990   238990   238990   Sandblasting, building exterior
238990   238990   238990   Scaffold erecting and dismantling
238990   238990   238990   Shoring, construction
238990   238990   238990   Sidewalk construction, residential and commercial
238990   238990   238990   Sign (except on highways, streets, bridges and tunnels) erection
238990   238990   238990   Sign, building, erection
238990   238990   238990   Statue erection
238990   238990   238990   Steeplejack work
238990   238990   238990   Street, interlocking brick (i.e., not mortared), installation
238990   238990   238990   Swimming pool screen enclosure construction
238990   238990   238990   Swimming pool, outdoor, construction
238990   238990   238990   Tank lining contractors
238990   238990   238990   Turf, artificial, installation
238990   238990   238990   Underpinning, construction

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