444190 Other Building Material Dealers

This industry comprises establishments (except those known as home centers, paint and wallpaper stores, and hardware stores) primarily engaged in retailing specialized lines of new building materials, such as lumber, fencing, glass, doors, plumbing fixtures and supplies, electrical supplies, prefabricated buildings and kits, and kitchen and bath cabinets and countertops to be installed.

Illustrative Examples:

Electrical supply stores
Kitchen cabinet (except custom) stores
Fencing dealers
Lumber yards, retail
Floor covering stores, wood or ceramic tile only
Plumbing supply stores
Garage door dealers
Prefabricated building dealers
Glass stores


Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--
  • Retailing building materials via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale--are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing used building materials--are classified in Industry 453310, Used Merchandise Stores;
  • Providing carpentry/installation services for products--are classified in Industry 238350, Finish Carpentry Contractors;
  • Installing plumbing fixtures and supplies--are classified in Industry 238220, Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors;
  • Installing electrical supplies, such as lighting fixtures and ceiling fans--are classified in Industry 238210, Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors;
  • Making custom furniture (e.g., kitchen cabinets)--are classified in Subsector 337, Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing;
  • Retailing a general line of new hardware items, known as hardware stores--are classified in Industry 444130, Hardware Stores;
  • Retailing paint and wallpaper, known as paint and wallpaper stores--are classified in Industry 444120, Paint and Wallpaper Stores; and
  • Retailing a general line of home repair and improvement materials and supplies, known as home centers--are classified in Industry 444110, Home Centers.
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444190 444190 444190  Building materials supply dealers
444190 444190 444190  Cabinet stores, kitchen (except custom), to be installed
444190 444190 444190  Ceiling fan stores
444190 444190 444190  Ceramic tile stores
444190 444190 444190  Door stores
444190 444190 444190  Electrical supply stores
444190 444190 444190  Fencing dealers
444190 444190 444190  Floor covering stores, wood or ceramic tile only
444190 444190 444190  Garage door dealers
444190 444190 444190  Glass stores
444190 444190 444190  Hardwood flooring dealers
444190 444190 444190  Kitchen cabinet (except custom) stores
444190 444190 444190  Lighting fixture stores
444190 444190 444190  Lumber retailing yards
444190 444190 444190  Masonry (e.g., block, brick, stone) dealers
444190 444190 444190  Plumbing supply stores
444190 444190 444190  Prefabricated building dealers
444190 444190 444190  Roofing material dealers
444190 444190 444190  Siding dealers
444190 444190 444190  Tile stores, ceramic
444190 444190 444190  Window stores