Living room tables do not just need to be practical, they may also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to purchase 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 might be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut flowers, pictures and figurines or everything 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 design statement. A living room is not just a room where the TV is stored, and a table might be a great centerpiece for a room where the idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.