A: Mike, These are designed to be used as backer rails to build new or repair an existing fence panel. This product has not been tested on how much weight it can hold to be used as making outdoor furniture.
A: The cedar wood is rough so if you do not mind that finish and the size works for your project, I don't see why you could not use it to replace components of your outdoor furniture. After all, it is meant to be used outdoors in the elements.
A: RooPham, This pack includes 4 cedar 6 foot backer rails
A: There's no stain. It's just the standard reddish cedar color.
A: Sandra, You are seeing the natural color of the red cedar; there is no stain used on this product.
A: This item actually measures 1.75 in. x 3.75 in.
A: Yes--two literal inches by four literal inches. Not the usual 1.5 by 3.5.
A: ARGH conflicting answers on dimensions. Can someone please provide the actual dimensions? There are three likely answers, and only one is correct. 2.00" x 4.00" 1.75" x 3.75" 1.50" x 3.50"