FAQ Search Select a Category Cleaning Formulas Cleaning Tips Corporate Deep Cleaners FAQ Hard Floor Cleaners Parts and Accessories Steam Sweepers Vacuums Warranty Web Site and/or go Why is my Steam Sponge™ hot to touch? Answer: The lower surfaces of the Steam Sponge™ will become warm to the touch after you’ve used it for a few minutes. There’s a warning panel on the side of the sponge to remind you not to touch after use. Related Questions My PowerFresh® Steam Mop is hot to the touch Can I put cleaning solutions and shampoos in my Steam Mop? My PowerFresh® Steam Mop doesn't have power. What can I do? The mop pads will not stay on my Lift-Off ® Steam Mop foot. What can I do?