NAICS 5 Digit Industry 23816

Industry 23816

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 23816 – Roofing Contractors

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 23816: See industry description for NAICS 238160 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 238160: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in roofing. This industry also includes establishments treating roofs (i.e., spraying, painting, or coating) and installing skylights. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 23816

What are some examples of this industry classification? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this 5-digit NAICS industry.

  • Painting, spraying, or coating, roof
  • Sheet metal roofing installation
  • Shake and shingle, roof, installation
  • Skylight installation

Cross-References for Industry 23816

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 23816. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Installing roof trusses and sheathing attached to trusses–are classified in Industry NAICS 238130, Framing Contractors; and
  • Installing downspouts, gutters, fascia, and soffits–are classified in Industry NAICS 238170, Siding Contractors.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 23816

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 23816. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Asphalt roof shingle installation
  • Copper roofing installation
  • Corrugated metal roofing installation
  • Galvanized iron roofing installation
  • Low slope roofing installation
  • Painting, spraying, or coating, roof
  • Roll roofing installation
  • Roof membrane installation
  • Roof painting, spraying, or coating
  • Roofing contractors
  • Roofing, built-up tar and gravel, installation
  • Shake and shingle, roof, installation
  • Sheet metal roofing installation
  • Skylight installation
  • Solar reflecting coating, roof, application
  • Steep slope roofing installation
  • Treating roofs (by spraying, painting or coating)
Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 23: Construction
    • Subsector 238: Specialty Trade Contractors
      • Industry Group 2381: Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
        • Industry 23816: Roofing Contractors
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 238160: Roofing Contractors

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