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Now in it's 12th year, Luxury Pools magazine's Spring/Summer 2015 issue is on newsstands and available by subscription. See hundreds of beautiful pool photos from the world's top swimming pool builders and designers.

Diving Boards add punch to your swimming pool experience. There is a wide variety of diving boards available on the market...and then there are those that are made by Mikel Tube.

United Aqua Group, one of the nation’s largest organizations dedicated to the professional pool industry, has launched The Innovation Tank, a division that will finance cutting-edge ideas from inspiring entrepreneurs. Armed with ten million dollars, this fund seeks to champion ingenuity and expedite technological solutions within the pool industry.

On June 30 at 8 p.m., an extra second was added to the clock to account for a discrepancy between Earth's rotation and the atomic clock. We’ll take every additional second of summer that we can get, right?

To help toast this extra second of summer, here are 10 tropical concoctions from top mixologists -- perfect for summer cookouts, pool days and beach trips.

Automatic, cloud-based integration makes OmniLogic the easiest pool controller on the market for dealers to install and program with Crestron systems.

Anthony & Sylvan Pools announces the launch of its third annual Swimstakes competition, running through August 31. In early September, Anthony & Sylvan will unveil its grand prize winner, who will receive a trip for two to the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas.

Learn about the many options of concrete decks for your swimming pool. Think about stamped and patterned, mechanically finished or aggregates finishes.

Learn about pool houses, outdoor room, outkitchens and conservatories and how they enhance your backyard.

Learn how to create a beautiful backyard by choosing the right professional. From outdoor structure, such as arbor or pergolas or to include an outdoor kitchen or pool

The Pinnacle Awards sponsored by Luxury Pools magazine honors the most prestigious pools builders and designers in the world.