Living room area tables do not simply 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 room, then perhaps you want to purchase 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 pictures, flowers and figurines or everything 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 home design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table can be quite a great centerpiece for your room where the thought of living is something aside from watching TV.