Every year, industry innovators work hard to create products that will make backyard living easier — and often more fun. This year’s round up includes stalwarts such as pool and spa equipment, cleaners, chemicals, covers, software and the like … to backyard furniture, unique spas, lounges, lighting products and more.

In the 2016 Readers’ Choice selection that follows, 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.