Living room tables, also called buffet tables, are not just for decoration, these tables have multiple uses. Whenever you come across a table in the family room usually they either have remotes or flowers on them. There are several other practical uses for these tables that happen to be often overlooked. The living room is the perfect destination for families to come together which is why it is important to have a common table in yours. Often people dream of eating and sitting at the dining-room table as a family, but we all know this is harder to attain than one would think.