Sunday 20th January 2019,
Room In Our Hearts

Browsing the "Union Beach NJ" Tag

RIOH and Habitat. . . Perfect Partnership!

Room In Our Hearts has once again partnered with Habitat for Humanity. Habitat built this beautiful home in Union Beach and RIOH decorated the small "great" room. Quite the oxymoron but the end result was spectacular. Please watch and share! [...]

July 10, 2015 Buzz
Room In Our Hearts

Here’s What You Need to Know About RIOH’s Executive Director

Click on the link below to read the interview that appeared in NJ Spotlight about Room In Our Hearts (RIOH) Executive Director Katharine Koehler [...]

April 7, 2015 Buzz

Don’t Throw That Chair Away!


March 5, 2015 DIY
Chicago Blackhawks Defenseman

van Riemsdyks Can Grip a Mean Stick

We are so proud of Trevor van Riemsdyk on his new position as a Chicago Blackhawk. His mom, Allison van Riemsdyk is a dedicated volunteer on our team at Room In Our Hearts. This photo of Allison shows where NHL [...]

October 27, 2014 Buzz
child sized piano


Another family moved back into their home in Union Beach, after living in a RV (yup - that's correct) on their front lawn for almost 2 years. This meant that five boys, Mom, Dad and their dog and cat could [...]

October 23, 2014 Buzz
Dog bed

“Maxx” Man’s Best Friend Finally Sleeps in His Own Bed

When Joe Fayertag lost his home in Union Beach to Hurricane Sandy, he slept wherever he could at night-including his car. His faithful friend and companion was his dog Maxx, who was temporarily adopted by a buddy. Weeks later while [...]

September 23, 2014 Testimonials
Living room makeover

Two Colors Only

  ¬†               On a bitterly cold day in February, ¬†Room In Our Hearts decorated a room in Union Beach, NJ using only two colors. The owners had lost most of their home to [...]

April 24, 2014 Buzz
So remember, don't discard all those dark pine colonial pieces, reinvent them!

Colonial Pine Hutch or Modern Shabby Chic

If you are looking for a nice hutch, there is an abundance of dark pine colonial pieces available. The structure is very solid and the prices of them are generally very cheap. I know, I know, it's not your style [...]

February 27, 2014 DIY

Manager of HABITAT for HUMANITY Offers Kind Words to RIOH

Our crew from RIOH went hunting for items to use in the rooms we redecorate and met with a manager from the HABITAT for HUMANITY store. We were able to purchase some top quality second-hand items. After we returned home, [...]

February 18, 2014 Testimonials, Uncategorized


"Room In Our Hearts was amazing. They got to know my family on a personal level. Our 5 year old son Tyler is the biggest #hockey fan and Katharine Koehler made arrangements for Tyler to meet #JamesVanRiemsDyk from the #TorontoMapleLeafs. [...]

July 30, 2013 Testimonials