NAICS 5 Digit Industry 56179

Industry 56179

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 56179 – Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 56179: See industry description for NAICS 561790 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 561790: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing services to buildings and dwellings (except exterminating and pest control; janitorial; landscaping care and maintenance; and carpet and upholstery cleaning).

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS Industry 56179

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

  • Building exterior cleaning services (except sandblasting and window cleaning)
  • Swimming pool cleaning and maintenance services
  • Chimney cleaning services
  • Ventilation duct cleaning services
  • Drain or gutter cleaning services

Cross-References for Industry 56179

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 56179. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing exterminating and pest control services–are classified in Industry NAICS 561710, Exterminating and Pest Control Services;
  • Providing janitorial services–are classified in Industry NAICS 561720, Janitorial Services;
  • Providing landscaping care and maintenance–are classified in Industry NAICS 561730, Landscaping Services;
  • Providing carpet and upholstery cleaning services–are classified in Industry NAICS 561740, Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Services; and
  • Sandblasting building exteriors–are classified in Industry NAICS 238990, All Other Specialty Trade Contractors.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 56179

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 56179. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Building exterior cleaning services (except sand blasting, window cleaning)
  • Chimney cleaning services
  • Chimney sweep (i.e., cleaning) services
  • Cleaning (e.g., power sweeping, washing) driveways and parking lots
  • Cleaning building exteriors (except sand blasting, window cleaning)
  • Cleaning swimming pools
  • Drain cleaning services
  • Driveway cleaning (e.g., power sweeping, washing) services
  • Duct cleaning services
  • Gutter cleaning services
  • Lighting maintenance services (e.g., bulb and fuse replacement and cleaning)
  • Parking lot cleaning (e.g., power sweeping, washing) services
  • Power washing building exteriors
  • Pressure washing (e.g., buildings, decks, fences)
  • Snow plowing driveways and parking lots (i.e., not combined with any other service)
  • Steam cleaning building exteriors
  • Swimming pool cleaning and maintenance services
  • Ventilation duct cleaning services
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 56: Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
    • Subsector 561: Administrative and Support Services
      • Industry Group 5617: Services to Buildings and Dwellings
        • Industry 56179: Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 561790: Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings

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