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 Hanging83,903
172100Painting and paper hanging69,519
17210000Painting and paper hanging69,519
172101Residential painting7,503
17210100Residential painting5,290
17210101Exterior residential painting contractor1,059
17210102Interior residential painting contractor1,154
172102Commercial painting4,023
17210200Commercial painting2,812
17210201Exterior commercial painting contractor745
17210202Interior commercial painting contractor466
172103Industrial painting1,568
17210300Industrial painting551
17210301Aircraft painting100
17210302Bridge painting43
17210303Pavement marking contractor842
17210304Ship painting32
172104Wallcovering contractors1,290
17210400Wallcovering contractors1,047
17210401Commercial wallcovering contractor119
17210402Residential wallcovering contractor124