Living room area tables do not should just be practical, they may 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 family room, then perhaps you want to purchase a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables can 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 are also more of an interior planning statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table can be quite a great centerpiece for your room where the very idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.