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 many other practical uses of these tables which can be often overlooked. The living room is the perfect place for families to come together which is why it is important to have a very common table in yours. Often people dream of eating and sitting at the dining area table as a family, but we all know that is harder to accomplish than one would think.