Industry: 1721—Painting and Paper Hanging
Special trade contractors primarily engaged in painting and paper hanging. Special trade contractors primarily engaged in roof painting are classified in Industry 1761.

Bridge painting—contractorsPaper hanging—contractors
Electrostatic painting on site (including of lockers and fixtures)—contractorsShip painting—contractors
House painting—contractorsTraffic lane painting—contractors
Painting of buildings and other structures, except roofs—contractorsWhitewashing—contractors
Codes Titles Number of US Businesses
1721Painting and Paper Hanging86,728
172100Painting and paper hanging66,527
17210000Painting and paper hanging66,527
172101Residential painting12,964
17210100Residential painting10,608
17210101Exterior residential painting contractor1,166
17210102Interior residential painting contractor1,190
172102Commercial painting4,407
17210200Commercial painting3,104
17210201Exterior commercial painting contractor834
17210202Interior commercial painting contractor469
172103Industrial painting1,592
17210300Industrial painting575
17210301Aircraft painting90
17210302Bridge painting42
17210303Pavement marking contractor850
17210304Ship painting35
172104Wallcovering contractors1,238
17210400Wallcovering contractors1,003
17210401Commercial wallcovering contractor120
17210402Residential wallcovering contractor115