Living room tables do not only need to be practical, they will 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 area, then perhaps you want to invest in a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables might be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, figurines and pictures or everything that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and are more of an interior design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for your room where the thought of living is something aside from watching TV.