Living area tables do not simply need to be practical, they will also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to purchase 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 could be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut pictures, figurines and flowers 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 in which the TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for the room where the notion of living is something besides watching TV.