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 room, then perhaps you want to select a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables is often just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut pictures, flowers and figurines 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 decorating statement. A living room is not just a room where the TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for any room where the very idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.