Here are the end tables that my husband built. I helped by staining the wooden tops and slapping on some paint, but aside from that my only real contribution to these end tables is making them pretty once they hit the living room. Here are my best decorating ideas to create little vignettes for pretty tablescapes. Shop our selection of Linon Home Decor, Coffee, Side & End Tables in the Decor Department at The Home Depot. Are you looking for living room decorating ideas after recently moving? As a side note, families often shy away from spending very much on rugs, choosing instead to invest in sofas, tables, and other furniture pieces. DIY End Table Ideas: Top 5 Easy and Cheap Projects.