With all the media coverage focusing on that other pest, one wonders if ants are still No. 1? Ants continue to be a commonly encountered and significantly problematic pest in most regions of the country. And while pest species might vary with geography, there seems to be ant species that thrive in and around structures in almost every region of the world, much to the delight and sometimes consternation of pest professionals. Will 2012 be the year ants reassert themselves to solidify their top pest status? We’ll see soon enough In any case, below are ant control Dos & Don’ts for your consideration.