Living area tables do not simply need to be practical, they are able to 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 select a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables is often just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut figurines, pictures and flowers or whatever is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and are more of an decor statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for a room where the very idea of living is something other than watching TV.