Family area tables do not only need to be practical, they may also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to select 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 living area. Decorative tables could be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, figurines and pictures or anything 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 design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for a room where the notion of living is something aside from watching TV.