Meet the Team

We at Certified Chem-Dry love our customers and we take great pride in doing very high quality work. Your satisfaction is 100% guaranteed. We have thousands of thrilled residential and commercial customers along the Wasatch Front. We have acquired several Chem-Dry franchise's and are recognized as one of the largest franchise operations in Utah. We operate in Southern Davis County, Salt Lake County, and Utah County serving cities from Centerville to Santaquin. As a locally owned franchise, we know everyone of our customers because we talk to you personally because when you call our office you talk directly with the owners, Paul & Kathie Johnston.

Awards & Recognitions

We are one of the leading Chem-Dry franchise's in the nation and we have been recognized with several awards and nominations. For the past four years Paul was nominated by franchise owners to represent a nine state region as a Voice of Chem-Dry (VOC) national advisory board member. We were recently selected as a national finalist for Chem-Dry Franchise of the Year. We have received the Chem-Dry Training Excellence national award - selected and recognized by peers and franchisor for contributions and efforts toward brand excellence. We have received the Chem-Dry Bright Horizon national award - selected and recognized for high growth and as a top brand-building franchise. We are recognized with Chem-Dry Circle of Excellence award - for meeting or exceeding a set of high standards. We are selected as the Chem-Dry President's Club award - prestigious recognition for select top performing franchises. We have Chem-Dry Triple Crown status - for excellence in marketing technique.

Our technicians and owners are Chem-Dry Master Technicians - certified, trained, and experienced for the best care.


Paul and Kathie the Owners
Paul & Kathie Johnston, Owners

We purchased our first existing Chem-Dry franchise in 2008. Since then we have acquired many other franchise operations and we currently have nine franchise licenses in three counties. We love our customers and our employees. We also love that Chem-Dry is a leading brand.

Paul and Kathie work in the office booking jobs and talking with our valued customers every day. Paul has a degree from the University of Utah and focuses his time on marketing, operations, and technician training. Kathie runs the office and is does accounting and office management and customer relations. We have five children. We love spending time volunteering for our church and spending time with our family.

Ryon Davies
Ryon Davies

Ryon is a Five Star Master Certified Technician and has worked for us since 2011. He is married and has four children and they live in Utah County.

Ryon enjoys spending time with his wife and children, especially visiting Yellowstone National Park and theme parks. Ryon has a degree from BYU. Ryon can fix anything and we often have him working in the shop helping to keep our equipment in top shape.

Michael Blair
Michael Blair

Mike is a Five Star Master Certified Technician and has worked for us since 2012. He lives in the Salt Lake City area and loves anything in the outdoors including canyoneering, rock climbing, hiking, camping, soccer, rugby, football and even golf.

Mike has a degree from the University of Utah and loves to learn and values education. Mike rarely sits still and is always planning a trip somewhere. Mike has a great smile.

Brett Evans
Brett Evans

Brett and his wife live in the Salt Lake City area. Brett is a full-time student and works another full-time job and works part-time for us, which doesn't leave him much time to do anything else.

Brett has a passion for buying, fixing up, and selling cars and you can always find him looking for deals on local websites.