Living area tables do not simply need to be practical, they could also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to purchase 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 area. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut pictures, figurines and flowers or something that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and they are more of an interior decorating statement. A living room is not just a room the location where the TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for a room where the thought of living is something other than watching TV.