NAICS Code 423220

NAICS 423220

NAICS Code 423220 – Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers

Definition of NAICS Code 423220: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the merchant wholesale distribution of home furnishings and/or housewares.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 423220

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

  • Carpet merchant wholesalers
  • Glassware merchant wholesalers
  • Chinaware merchant wholesalers
  • Household-type cooking utensil merchant wholesalers
  • Curtain merchant wholesalers
  • Lamp merchant wholesalers
  • Drapery merchant wholesalers
  • Linen (e.g., bath, bed, table) merchant wholesalers
  • Floor covering merchant wholesalers
  • Window blind and shade merchant wholesalers

Cross Reference Guide for Code 423220

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.

  • Merchant wholesale distribution of household-type gas and electric appliances (except water heaters and heating stoves (i.e., noncooking))–are classified in Industry NAICS 423620, Household Appliances, Electric Housewares, and Consumer Electronics Merchant Wholesalers; and
  • Merchant wholesale distribution of precious metal flatware–are classified in Industry NAICS 423940, Jewelry, Watch, Precious Stone, and Precious Metal Merchant Wholesalers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 423220

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.

  • Antique homefurnishing merchant wholesalers
  • Antique houseware merchant wholesalers
  • Bathroom accessories merchant wholesalers
  • Blankets (except electric) merchant wholesalers
  • Blinds and shades, window, merchant wholesalers
  • Brooms and brushes, household-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Carpet merchant wholesalers
  • Chinaware, household-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Cooking utensils, household-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Cups, plastics (except disposable), merchant wholesalers
  • Curtains merchant wholesalers
  • Dishes, household-type (except disposable plastics, paper), merchant wholesalers
  • Draperies merchant wholesalers
  • Flatware (except plated, precious) merchant wholesalers
  • Floor coverings merchant wholesalers
  • Frames and pictures merchant wholesalers
  • Glassware, household-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Homefurnishings merchant wholesalers
  • Housewares (except electric) merchant wholesalers
  • Kitchen utensils, household-type, merchant wholesalers
  • Lamps (i.e., lighting fixtures) merchant wholesalers
  • Linens (e.g., bath, bed, table) merchant wholesalers
  • Mirrors (except automotive) merchant wholesalers
  • Napkins (except paper) merchant wholesalers
  • Rugs merchant wholesalers
  • Slipcovers merchant wholesalers
  • Tableware (except disposable, plated, precious) merchant wholesalers
  • Towels and washcloths merchant wholesalers
  • Window shades and blinds merchant wholesalers
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 423220

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): 8018NAICS 423220
  • CA WC: 8018
  • DE WC: 921
  • PA WC: 921
  • MI WC: 8018
  • NJ WC: 8018
  • NY WC: 8018
  • WY WC: 423220
  • GL: 18437
  • SIC: 5023

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 423220 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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