For a lot of people, the kitchen is the heart of the house. Sure, it's where meals are prepared, but it's also where kids hang out, friends share a few drinks, and families decompress. Here are 7 really simple tips we've gathered that will help you keep the heart of your home as green as possible. Get them all after the jump.
Make you dishwasher eco-friendlier
Use Kosher salt to clean cast iron
Clean your counters with a paintbrush
Set a fruit fly death trap
Keep kitchen scraps in the freezer (before you compost)
Compost! (The easy way)
Clean your microwave quickly and non-toxically