Distinct Style and Practical Use of Coffee Tables
Living room coffee tables are often called accent tables because they can accentuate a room's decor. Installing these tables in your home can create a distinct style in your living room interior. You can also use them to display some ornaments or artifacts. Their top surface is smooth and lustrous, making it a perfect place for placing and showcasing your knick-knacks, and some modern coffee tables have numerous shelves, especially for this purpose.
Some homes are short of space to accommodate a center table in front of the sofa set or group of chairs, and placing a coffee table as an end table is a good solution in this case. They are great to put reading lamps on when you need extra light for reading or hobbies, like knitting.
The decor isn't the only thing coffee tables add to your living room. They can also serve as storage or administrative areas. Because coffee tables sit low to the floor, they often have a drawer or two underneath them for storage. Some models, such as a lift-top coffee table and trunk coffee table, provide you with a large box storage space under the table surface to stash the seasonal stuff like cushions and blankets.