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 lots of other practical purposes of these tables which are often overlooked. The living room is the perfect spot for families to come together which is why it is important to have a common table in yours. We all know that this is harder to achieve than a single would think, although often people desire eating and sitting at the dining room table as a family.