Living area tables do not just need to be practical, they may also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to purchase a more decorative table rather than a functional table if you do not have a family or have a small family and do not spend much time in the living area. Decorative tables could be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut flowers, figurines and pictures or something that 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 in which the TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for your room where the thought of living is something apart from watching TV.