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
Latest Ottawa News Headlines
Latest Audio and Video
Healthy smoothies and fun cocktails from your garden with guest gardener Paul Zammit, Director of the Toronto Botanical Garden.
Gasoline is dipping below 70 cents in some places. Consumers may be enjoying it. But economists warn it's not all good news.
Wailing baby. Stressed out mom. A post-partum clinic in Ottawa is trying to soothe both.
The United Church has teamed up with property developers, to help churches in crisis.
Top News Headlines
- Ontario gas stations fined $2M for price fixing
- Syrians in Ottawa seek sponsors to reunite families
- St. Matthias Anglican Church holds its final service
- Man stabbed in Vanier Sunday night
- Fifth-Clegg pedestrian bridge could be built straighter — and sooner than 2020
- LeBreton Flats public consultations ending today
- Yves Cyr's disappearance a 'nightmare' for his fiancée
- Death of 67-year-old South Dundas man suspicious, say OPP
- Steve Kanellakos returning to Ottawa as city's new manager
- Ottawa and Gatineau traffic updates for Feb. 8