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Winter is a season that homeowners tend to have a love/hate relationship with. When the weather gets cold, your home becomes a cozy and warm sanctuary. At the same time, you may see an increase to the cost of comfort. Here are some tips to keep warm this winter, while keeping your heating bill to a minimum. Air Leaks Air leaks around windows and doors are one of the main causes of heat loss in the home. Heating is expensive, so if warm air is escaping, it is like throwing money out the window. Here are two quick tips for locating air leaks: Is there a room in your home that is always cold no matter how high you set the thermostat? Feeling cold drafts, particularly when you are near a window is a good indicator of an air leak. Close all your doors. Now light a candle and try holding it near…