Living room area tables do not simply need to 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 living room area, then perhaps you want to choose a more decorative table rather than a functional table. Decorative tables can be just as much fun as practical ones. They are utilized to display freshly cut pictures, figurines and flowers or whatever 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 decor statement. A living room is not just a room where TV is stored, and a table may be a great centerpiece for the room where the idea of living is something aside from watching TV.