All About Lattice Grilles

Shoemaker lattice grilles can be installed in a variety of places in your building. Available as a return air grille or a return air filter grille, lattice grilles are available as surface mount or T-Bar mount. There are options to help specialize the lattice grille to your specifications. Select 0° or 45°, with or without a damper, with or without a no labor collar (on square sizes), standard or designer color, or change the lattice size to have the lattice grille manufactured to meet your needs and transform you space into something pleasing to see.

Lattice Subgroups

Surface Mount

Surface Mount

  • Surface mount lattice grilles have countersunk screw holes for a flush appearance and come with color matching screws.
  • Surface mount lattice grilles are available in a variety of sizes, including fractional, Exact ID and Exact OD.
  • Series include: 600, 645


  • T-Bar lattice grilles are available with a standard T-Bar frame, narrow frame or without a frame.
  • T-Bar lattice grilles are available in 1x1, 1x2, 2x2, 2x4 panels and as a 6x24.
  • Series include: 600T, 645T, 700-600, 700-645, AL
Filter Grilles

Filter Grilles

  • Lattice filter grilles are available with a 1", 2" or 4" filter depth.
  • Lattice filter grilles are available for surface mount and T-Bar.
  • Series include: 600FG, 620FG, 620TFG, 645FG, 645TFG

Relevant Literature and Case Studies


Q: I have a competitor’s lattice grille that I am trying to match. How can I find out what the Shoemaker Mfg. equivalent is?

A: Use our handy Cross Reference.

Q: You can see through the lattice grille I have. Does Shoemaker offer a lattice that is sightproof?

A: Shoemaker has a 45° lattice grille that is sightproof. Please check out the 645.

Q: Is the lattice only available in one size?

A: Shoemaker lattice grilles are standard with a 1/2" x 1/2" x 1/2" lattice. A 1/2" x 1/2" x 1" and 1" x 1" x 1" lattice are also available.

Q: I am only finding lattice grilles in white. Does Shoemaker offer different colors?

A: Shoemaker offers our standard Soft White and Driftwood Tan as well as a variety of designer colors. Check out our Designer Color page to view the available colors.

Q: I need a spiral grille with a lattice face. Does Shoemaker offer anything?

A: Shoemaker spiral grilles are standard with adjustable blades. However, there is an option to order these with a lattice face.