Depending on what they will be used for counters and reception desks may be customize in many different ways. For one a custom counter may be manufactured with a totally flat top or alternatively with a recessed top surface and a ledge all around. Since in most instances computer's hardware and terminals will be installed within the custom counter the manufacturer will drill holes in the appropriate areas so that the network may be installed easily. Pull out trays, lockable storage with hinged doors, drawers, multiple and fully adjustable shelving are regular features of custom made counters. Since custom counters are used by so many industries and sectors of activities they will come in many shapes.