Living area tables do not should just be practical, they could 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 might be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut pictures, figurines and flowers or everything 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 where TV is stored, and a table can be a great centerpiece for a room where the idea of living is something other than watching TV.