Living area tables do not simply need to be practical, they are able to also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to select a more decorative table rather than a functional table if you do not have a family or have a small family and do not spend much time in the living area. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut flowers, pictures and figurines or everything that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and they are more of an interior design statement. A living room is not just a room the location where the TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece for a room where the very idea of living is something other than watching TV.