Living room area tables do not should just be practical, they will 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 room area, then perhaps you want to buy a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables may 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 are also more of an interior planning statement. A living room is not just a room the place that the TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece for your room where the very idea of living is something apart from watching TV.