Family room tables do not just need to be practical, they could also add to your décor. If you do not have a family or have a small family and do not spend much time in the living room, then perhaps you want to purchase a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables could be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut pictures, figurines and flowers or something that 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 the place that the TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for a room where the very idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.