NAICS Code 238390

NAICS 238390

NAICS Code 238390 – Other Building Finishing Contractors

Definition of NAICS Code 238390: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in building finishing trade work (except drywall, plaster, and insulation work; painting and wall covering work; flooring work; tile and terrazzo work; and finish carpentry work). The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 238390

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Bath tub refinishing on site
  • Fabricating metal cabinets or countertops on site
  • Closet organizer system installation
  • Modular furniture system attachment and installation
  • Concrete coating, glazing, or sealing
  • Trade show exhibit installation and dismantling
  • Countertop and cabinet, metal (except residential-type), installation
  • Waterproofing contractors
  • Drapery fixture (e.g., hardware, rods, tracks) installation
  • Window shade and blind installation

Cross Reference Guide for Code 238390

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Installing drywall, plaster, or insulation–are classified in Industry NAICS 238310, Drywall and Insulation Contractors;
  • Installing or removing paint or wall coverings–are classified in Industry NAICS 238320, Painting and Wall Covering Contractors;
  • Installing or repairing wood floors, resilient flooring, and carpet–are classified in Industry NAICS 238330, Flooring Contractors;
  • Setting tile or performing terrazzo work–are classified in Industry NAICS 238340, Tile and Terrazzo Contractors; and
  • Finish carpentry–are classified in Industry NAICS 238350, Finish Carpentry Contractors.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 238390

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

  • Bath tub refinishing on site
  • Bleacher installation
  • Building fixture and fitting (except mechanical equipment) installation
  • Caulking (i.e., waterproofing) contractors
  • Ceiling, metal, installation
  • Closet organizer system installation
  • Coating concrete structures with plastics
  • Concrete coating, glazing or sealing
  • Countertop and cabinet, metal (except residential-type), installation
  • Dampproofing contractors
  • Drapery fixture (e.g., hardware, rods, tracks) installation
  • Fabrication, metal cabinet or countertop, on site
  • Foundation dampproofing (including installing rigid foam insulation)
  • Laboratory furniture and equipment installation
  • Lead lining walls for x-ray room contractors
  • Modular furniture system attachment and installation
  • Office furniture, modular system, installation
  • Panel, metal, installation
  • Partition (e.g., office, washroom), metal, installation
  • Partition, moveable and/or demountable, installation
  • Shelving, metal, constructed on site
  • Spectator seating installation
  • Trade show exhibit installation and dismantling contractors
  • Ventilated wire shelving (i.e., closet organizing-type) installation
  • Vibration isolation contractors
  • Waterproofing contractors
  • Weather stripping installation
  • Weatherproofing concrete
  • Window shade and blind installation
Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 238390

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 5146, 5022, 5213, 5474, 5480, 9521, 5535, 5102NAICS 238390
  • CA WC: 5146, 5482, 9521, 5538, 5102, 9529
  • DE WC: 646, 653, 670, 681
  • PA WC: 646, 653, 670, 681
  • MI WC: 5146, 5022, 5213, 5476, 5480, 9521, 5538
  • NJ WC: 5146, 5466, 9521, 5538, 9538
  • NY WC: 5429, 5022, 5213, 5474, 5480, 9521, 5538, 9539
  • WY WC: 238390
  • GL: 95124, 99953, 94404, 99952, 99955, 99954, 96053, 91436, 99709, 96053, 95625
  • SIC: 1796, 1799, 1761

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 238390 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code 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, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). 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.

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