238320 Painting and Wall Covering Contractors

This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in interior or exterior painting or interior wall covering. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

Illustrative Examples:

Bridge painting
Paperhanging or removal contractors
House painting
Ship painting contractors
Paint and wallpaper stripping
Wallpaper hanging and removal contractors


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Painting lines on highways, streets, and parking lots--are classified in Industry 237310, Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction;
  • Roof painting--are classified in Industry 238160, Roofing Contractors; and
  • Installing wood paneling--are classified in Industry 238350, Finish Carpentry Contractors.
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238320 238320 238320  Bridge painting
238320 238320 238320  Electrostatic painting, on-site, contractors
238320 238320 238320  Engineering structure (e.g., oil storage tank, water tower) painting
238320 238320 238320  House painting
238320 238320 238320  Paint and wallpaper stripping
238320 238320 238320  Painting (except roof) contractors
238320 238320 238320  Painting and wallpapering
238320 238320 238320  Paperhanging and removal contractors
238320 238320 238320  Paperhanging or removal contractors
238320 238320 238320  Rustproofing (except automotive)
238320 238320 238320  Ship painting contractors
238320 238320 238320  Wall covering or removal contractors
238320 238320 238320  Wallpaper hanging and removal contractors
238320 238320 238320  Wallpaper stripping
238320 238320 238320  Whitewashing contractors