FAQ Search Select a Category BarkBath Cleaning Formulas Cleaning Tips Commercial Products Corporate Deep Cleaners Hard Floor Cleaners Mops, Brooms and Brushes Parts and Accessories Steam Sweepers Vacuums Warranty Web Site and/or go My Steam Ready™ is Hot to Touch. Why? Answer: The lower surfaces of the unit will become warm to the touch after it has been used for a few minutes. There is a warning panel on the back of the unit as a reminder to avoid contact. Related Questions How do I use my Steam Mop to sanitize my floor? My Steam Shot™ is spraying water only or steam and water. What should I do? Why doesn't my machine heat up? The mop pads will not stay on my Lift-Off ® Steam Mop foot. What can I do?