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 plenty of other practical uses of these tables which can be 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. Often people dream of sitting and eating at the dining area table as a family, but we all know that it is harder to get than one would think.