Every year, industry innovators work hard to create products that will make backyard living more convenient -- and often more aesthetically pleasing. This year’s round up includes the usual suspects such as pool and spa equipment, cleaners, chemicals, covers, software, along with backyard accessories, unique spas, lighting products and more.

In the 2017 Readers’ Choice selection below, you’ll find the products that generated the most reader interest from the annual New Products Issue. The list is presented in alphabetical order by company name, and the product information is based on data provided by manufacturers.