Family area tables do not should just be practical, they are able to also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to invest in 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 room. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, pictures and figurines or something that 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 design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece for a room where the very idea of living is something besides watching TV.