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 family 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 flowers, figurines and pictures or anything that is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and so are more of an home design statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for the room where the notion of living is something aside from watching TV.