Family area tables do not just need to 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 living room, then perhaps you want to choose a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables is often just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut figurines, pictures and flowers 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 planning statement. A living room is not just a room the location where the TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece for any room where the concept of living is something besides watching TV.