NAICS Code 444190

NAICS 444190

NAICS Code 444190 – Other Building Material Dealers

Definition of NAICS Code 444190: This industry comprises establishments (except those known as home centers, paint and wallpaper stores, and hardware stores) primarily engaged in retailing specialized lines of new building materials, such as lumber, fencing, glass, doors, plumbing fixtures and supplies, electrical supplies, prefabricated buildings and kits, and kitchen and bath cabinets and countertops to be installed.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 444190

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

  • Electrical supply stores
  • Kitchen cabinet (except custom) stores
  • Fencing dealers
  • Lumber yards, retail
  • Floor covering stores, wood or ceramic tile only
  • Plumbing supply stores
  • Garage door dealers
  • Prefabricated building dealers
  • Glass stores

Cross Reference Guide for Code 444190

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.

  • Retailing building materials via electronic home shopping, mail-order, or direct sale–are classified in Subsector 454, Nonstore Retailers;
  • Retailing used building materials–are classified in Industry NAICS 453310, Used Merchandise Stores;
  • Providing carpentry/installation services for products–are classified in Industry NAICS 238350, Finish Carpentry Contractors;
  • Installing plumbing fixtures and supplies–are classified in Industry NAICS 238220, Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors;
  • Installing electrical supplies, such as lighting fixtures and ceiling fans–are classified in Industry NAICS 238210, Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors;
  • Making custom furniture (e.g., kitchen cabinets)–are classified in Subsector 337, Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing;
  • Retailing a general line of new hardware items, known as hardware stores–are classified in Industry NAICS 444130, Hardware Stores;
  • Retailing paint and wallpaper, known as paint and wallpaper stores–are classified in Industry NAICS 444120, Paint and Wallpaper Stores; and
  • Retailing a general line of home repair and improvement materials and supplies, known as home centers–are classified in Industry NAICS 444110, Home Centers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 444190

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.

  • Building materials supply dealers
  • Cabinet stores, kitchen (except custom), to be installed
  • Ceiling fan stores
  • Ceramic tile stores
  • Door stores
  • Electrical supply stores
  • Fencing dealers
  • Floor covering stores, wood or ceramic tile only
  • Garage door dealers
  • Glass stores
  • Hardwood flooring dealers
  • Kitchen cabinet (except custom) stores
  • Lighting fixture stores
  • Lumber retailing yards
  • Masonry (e.g., block, brick, stone) dealers
  • Plumbing supply stores
  • Prefabricated building dealers
  • Roofing material dealers
  • Siding dealers
  • Tile stores, ceramic
  • Window stores
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 444190

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): 4130, 8058, 8232, 8017, 8111NAICS 444190
  • CA WC: 4130, 8017, 8232, 8063, 8111
  • DE WC: 536, 855, 925
  • PA WC: 536, 855, 925
  • MI WC: 4130, 8058, 8232, 8017, 8111
  • NJ WC: 4130, 8232, 8017, 8111
  • NY WC: 4130, 8232, 8017, 8111
  • WY WC: 444190
  • GL: 13590, 10255, 12651, 18437, 16527
  • SIC: 5231, 5211, 5032, 5211, 5063, 5074

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 444190 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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