Microsoft Word includes a wide variety of table styles you can use to quickly style your table. Whether or not you choose to use a pre-existing style, you can customize (or further customize) tables with shading and borders and by using table style options.
To apply a table style to your table:
The options in the Table Style Options group make it easy to add emphasis to rows or columns and to choose whether or not rows and columns will be banded.
To apply shading and borders to your table: