Day of commerce, public services and housing economy was celebrated in the Soviet Union from 1966 to the fourth Sunday of July.
By decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR October 1 1980 number 3018-X "On holidays and Memorial Days ", as amended by the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR November 1 1988 N 9724-XI«On Amendments to the legislation of the USSR on holidays and commemorative days "of this professional holiday was moved on the third Sunday in March.
Although officially this day a holiday and should be celebrated, so far, not only the individual trade organizations, but even some of the regional power structures continue to celebrate the holiday in the "old" in the fourth Sunday of July .
First decrees and decisions of the Soviet government, aimed at the development of public services have been adopted in the years 1917-1921. Since that time, the system of consumer services began to develop actively. To the consumer services we include all the services that provide comfort and convenience of our lives.
You can not overestimate the importance of professionalism and responsibility of those who work in the sphere of housing and communal services. Workers in this industry are working tirelessly to in our homes always had water, gas, heat and light to please the eye parks, streets and roads, yards and porches.
Household shop, studios, factories, shops, salons provide repair services for apartments, manufacture and repair of furniture, washing and dry cleaning, custom-making and repairing shoes and clothing. As domestic services are for prevention and repair of motor vehicles, repair of household appliances, television and radio equipment, musical instruments. Hire of cultural and sports purposes, and household items, cleaning apartments, performing errands, photos and hairdressing services — all in the sphere of reference required us to consumer services.