Living room tables do not only need to be practical, they could 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 living area, then perhaps you want to invest in a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables could be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut figurines, pictures and flowers or anything that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and are 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 to get a room where the very idea of living is something apart from watching TV.