The circuit upstairs has been in and out (mostly out) for the better part of two months.
Today was the day we decided to try to fix it.
The only ladder I had available:
Ryan adventures up into the attic. He had to cut a scuttle hole because it was completely closed off.
We spent some time standing around looking goofy while Ryan did his troubleshooting on various parts of the circuit.
The culprit, or at least one of them:
The dust on top of the beams in my bedroom: