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Typically, your garden store variety ladybug (Hippodamia convergens), which is native to North America, will not become a problem indoors. However, the Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle (Harmonia axyridis), which of course is native to Asia, can be a seasonal nuisance in homes. The USDA has a very good fact sheet on the little buggers.

The Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle