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I had the exact problem less than one month ago. The smell would come and go (it happened three times to be exact) and it was so foul, it woke me up throughout the night the last time. What it was in my case, was wires in the heater burning off, due to a malfunction with the heater.

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Q: What could be causing a strange odor which comes and goes in different rooms of your house and it smells exactly like a cat litter box but you do not own a cat nor has one ever been in your house?
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