When the ball dropped at midnight in Times Square to ring in 2020, no one in the crowd could have imagined that the city's streets would be a ghost town within a few months thanks to COVID-19. This year has certainly been challenging for everyone, and we all want to do...

While it's not an exact science, many experts agree that late spring is the best time for home owners to list a property for sale. If you're one of the millions of people planning to make a move this year and want to maximize the sale price of your current home, it's b...

For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, it's time for cooler weather and leaf peeping...and lots and lots of orange. Fall -- especially in New England -- is chock full of pumpkins, mums, gourds and the like for décor options, but how does someone who doesn't care f...

Every year between January 1 and April 15, millions of Americans have the taxpayer's equivalent of a lottery fantasy and daydream about how to use their tax refund. A popular option -- one that also reaps long-term rewards -- is showing the family home a little love wi...

It's that time of year again: as Thanksgiving draws near, millions of Americans channel their inner Martha Stewart and spend hours in the kitchen cooking for a small army. At the same time, the pressure is on to create a tablescape that not only showcases the holiday d...

Blackbird Design Studio is thrilled to launch a new service designed with DIY enthusiasts in mind -- "Fresh Eyes" Design Consultation!

What is "Fresh Eyes"? "Fresh Eyes" is a exciting new way for homeowners to create and execute their own vision for their home...