Living room area tables do not simply need to be practical, they can 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 family room. Decorative tables may be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut figurines, pictures and flowers or whatever that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and they are more of an home design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for a room where the thought of living is something in addition to watching TV.