Living area tables do not simply need to be practical, they could also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to choose 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 family area. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, figurines and pictures or whatever 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 the place that the TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece to get a room where the very idea of living is something other than watching TV.