Jeri Rodrigs created a simple plastic mould that attaches to a room's heat vent to create a low-cost humidifier that doesn't require electricity. Sandra Abma has his story in the video above.
Rumidifier a made in Ottawa invention
CBC News Posted: Feb 27, 2014 8:19 PM ET Last Updated: Feb 27, 2014 8:19 PM ET
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