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Are Dining Rooms Dead? 5 Better Ways To Use That Space

08/20/2013 03:12pm ET | Updated October 20, 2013

How many times did your family use your dining room last year? If you can count the meals at the table on one hand, then you may want to consider repurposing that room. It can be hard to let go of the dining-room dream, but let's be realistic. A room that only gets used during holidays isn't worth keeping.