Nothing like a NYC installation! We were a three-person team to install an 11' cornice, drapery panels, and 8 shades on East 88th between Madison and 5th Ave.
We were super lucky- we got a free parking spot right around the corner from the service entrance, and it was good for an hour and a half until we had to move it due to alternate side parking that day.
That gave us plenty of time to get down a flight of steps with all that stuff, then up in a snug elevator, and we only had to make two trips, using the handcart and rolling tool bag set-up.
You need a great style sense and ability to visualize when confronting an awkward wall like this one in the master bedroom. If it had been up to me, I have no idea how I would've turned this into something attractive, but luckily I'm NOT a designer!
In the living room, the trickiest area was this bay: