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 many other practical functions for these tables that happen to be often overlooked. The living room is the perfect area for families to come together which is why it is important to use a common table in yours. We all know that this is harder to achieve than one would think, although often people dream about sitting and eating at the dining room table as a family.