This isn't a traditional portfolio highlight because it talks more about the bad than the good. But bad things do happen, so, it's best you're aware of them so you can prevent them from happening to you.
The Backstory: The previous contractor failed terribly with their nailing pattern. As a result, the panel snapped loose and fell out.
This was the first panel to fall off. Unfortunately, many more will likely fall off over the coming years.
This isn't just about aesthetics and long-term maintenance: the homeowner says it sounds like a freight train when the wind blows because of the loose nailing.
Now, we'll be here for the client for years to come. We'll fix it as falls. But this is why we say siding installation needs to be done by professionals.