Family room tables do not just need to be practical, they will 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 room. Decorative tables may be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut figurines, pictures and flowers or whatever is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and therefore are more of an interior decorating statement. A living room is not just a room in which the TV is stored, and a table may be a great centerpiece for any room where the idea of living is something apart from watching TV.