The residential construction industry landscape is quickly changing before contractors' eyes. Federal and State Regulation is descending upon us from every direction imaginable. Running a residential contracting business in today's climate requires new skills, strategies, training, both business and compliance that most residential remodelers and trades people have not had. Regulatory compliance training is a hard pill to swallow especially in this down economy. However the financial risks to the contractor's business are significant and can no longer be ignored.