Living area tables do not should just be practical, they will 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 family room. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, pictures and figurines or whatever that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and so are more of an interior decorating statement. A living room is not just a room the place that the TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for your room where the notion of living is something other than watching TV.