Living area tables do not only need to be practical, they may 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 choose a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables might be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut pictures, flowers and figurines or anything 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 decor statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table can be quite a great centerpiece for any room where the concept of living is something besides watching TV.