Spectracide terminate termite detection system and killing stakes, 15 stakes installs in minutes and the pop-up flags alerts you if termite activity is detected. the stakes go deep into the soil to detect and kill foraging termites. the stakes installs in minutes with the included digging auger. it also includes education materials on termite behavior and identifying termite damage. spectracide terminate products are not recommended as a sole protection against termites and for active infestations, get a professional inspection.