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 living room usually they either have remotes or flowers on them. There are lots of other practical purposes of these tables which can be often overlooked. The living room is the perfect location for families to come together which is why it is important to use a common table in yours. Often people dream of sitting and eating at the dining area table as a family, but we all know that it is harder to attain than one would think.