Family area tables do not just need to be practical, they could also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to buy 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. They are utilized 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 so are more of an interior planning statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece to get a room where the very idea of living is something besides watching TV.