Living area tables do not should just 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 room area, then perhaps you want to choose 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 pictures, flowers 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 design statement. A living room is not just a room the location where the TV is stored, and a table may be a great centerpiece for the room where the very idea of living is something aside from watching TV.