While it happens to feel like spring today, I thought it would be worth reminding everyone about the protocol for keeping warm air in your home this winter. The New York Times published a brief summary of different ways to conserve energy and comfort, beginning with the easiest and cheapest way: seal up the leaks. Barb Johnson, a New Orlean expert, recommends using a candle to locate leaks around doors and windows. Then comes the caulk. Find more ideas and see the full article here.