Family room tables do not just 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 purchase a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables is often just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut flowers, figurines and pictures or whatever 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 decorating statement. A living room is not just a room in which the TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for your room where the very idea of living is something other than watching TV.