Sauder Woodworking recalls counter height bar stools

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The legs on the stools can become unstable over time

Sauder Woodworking of Archbold, Ohio, is recalling about 3,100 Sauder and Aliesha-May Counter-height bar stools (two-piece sets).

The legs on the stools can become unstable over time, posing a fall hazard.

The company has received three reports of the stool being unstable, including two falls. No injuries have been reported.

This recall involves counter-height bar stools sold under the Sauder and Aliesha-May brands.

The stools have powder-coated steel legs and cross braces, and a backless rectangular oak-finished composite seat. They measure 23.5 inches high by 14.5 inches wide and 12.25 inches deep.

The stools were manufactured between September 2019 and August 2020. A label with the manufacturing date code in the MM/YYYY format (09/2019 through 08/2020) is located on the bottom surface of the seat.

The stools were sold in sets of two.

The stools, manufactured in China, were sold at,, and other online retailers from January 2020, through February 2021, for between $85 and $95 per set of two bar stools.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bar stools and contact Sauder Woodworking to receive a full refund for each two-piece stool set.

Sauder Woodworking is contacting all known purchasers directly.

Consumers may contact Sauder Woodworking toll-free at (866) 218-8312 from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or online at and click on “About” at the top of the page, and then “Public Notices” for more information.

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