Prints Matter. Heirloom Portrait Box

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Ever wondered how long a digital storage device last vs prints?

Here are some interesting findings:

  • Magnetic data and cassette tapes: 10-20 years
  • Floppy Disk: 10-20 years
  • CDs and DVDs: 5-10 unrecorded 2-5 recorded
  • Blu-Ray: Not certain, probably over 2-5 recorded
  • M-Disc: 1,000 years (theoretically)
  • Hard Disk: 3-5 years
  • Flash Storage: Depends on write cycles, 5-10 years or more

Prints Matter. Heirloom Image Box

PRINTS and albums: 100-300 years.

Which makes it the best and perfect option for family’s heirlooms!

DIY picture frame with reclaimed wood