Living area tables do not just need to be practical, they can also add to your décor. Perhaps you want to invest in 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 living area. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. You can use them to display freshly cut figurines, flowers and pictures or anything 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 interior planning statement. A living room is not just a room the place that the TV is stored, and a table could be a great centerpiece for a room where the very idea of living is something in addition to watching TV.