Living room area tables do not just need to be practical, they may also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to select 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 room. Decorative tables may be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, pictures and figurines or whatever is important to you. Some living rooms are homey and lived in, where others are hardly used at all and therefore 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 can be a great centerpiece for the room where the idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.